By Kathleen Manatt
By David A. Aguilar
Countdown to cosmic catastrophes!
From asteroid hit to alien invasion, astronomer David Aguilar builds the clinical case for seven severe occasions which can impression Earth. (Though no longer as we all know it: almost all these catastrophes are approach down the cosmic line . . . we hope!) He tells a thrilling nonfiction tale approximately how and why those area catastrophes may perhaps occur after which creates attractive, unique paintings to teach simply how devastatingly remarkable it will likely be whilst anybody of those seven “big ones” hit!
The SMITHSONIAN establishment is the world’s greatest museum and study advanced. based in 1846, it contains nineteen museum and galleries, the nationwide Zoological Park, and 9 learn amenities. Its big collections apartment 138 million artifacts, specimens, and artworks, which characterize our nation’s wealthy background, artwork from around the globe, and the massive range of the normal and cultural world.
From the Hardcover edition.
By Garret Romaine
Geology Lab for Kids features fifty two basic, reasonably cheap, and enjoyable experiments that discover the Earth’s floor, constitution, and approaches. This family-friendly consultant explores the wonders of geology, corresponding to the formation of crystals and fossils, the layers of the Earth’s crust, and the way water shapes mountains, valleys, and canyons. there isn't any excuse for boredom with a year’s worthy of fascinating STEAM (Science, know-how, Engineering, artwork & Math) actions.
during this publication, you are going to learn:
- the best way to establish the most typical rocks and minerals
- find out how to keep and reveal your rock collection
- How bugs are trapped and preserved in amber
- How geysers and volcanoes shape and erupt
- How layers of rock display a checklist of time
- how you can pan for gold like a true prospector
Geology is a thrilling technological know-how that is helping us comprehend the area we are living in, and Geology Lab for Kids actively engages readers in basic, inventive actions that display the bigger international at work.
By Nancy Furstinger
By E. Friis-Hansen
By Rebecca Hirsch
By Suzanne Bell
By Mary Ann McCabe Riehle,David Craig