Science Studies

Rocks & Minerals by R.F. Symes

By R.F. Symes

Here's a unbelievable and informative advisor to the fantastic global underneath our feet.
Stunning colour images of rocks, fossils, minerals, useful metals, crystals,
jewels and gem stones provide the reader a different eyewitness perception into the evolution and composition of the Earth.
See rocks that experience come from outer house, stalactites as previous as dinosaurs,
the unusual and lovely shapes of average crystals and necessary nuggets of gold, silver and platinum.
Learn what the Earth is made up of, how its rocks have been shaped, how early people made the 1st flint instruments and the way diamonds and invaluable stones are lower, polished,
and made into jewelry.
Discover how prehistoric animals are preserved this day as fossils, how volcanoes work,
how rocks are shaped from molten lava, how minerals and metals are mined and the way pebbles at the beach are worn down into sand, and lots more and plenty, even more.

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How the Earth Works: 60 Fun Activities for Exploring by Michelle O'Brien-Palmer

By Michelle O'Brien-Palmer

Earth technology comes alive for kids 6 to nine via 60 engrossing video games, actions, and experiments. little ones “core pattern” a crammed cupcake and realize plate tectonics by way of floating graham cracker continents on a molten mantle of molasses. They find out how warmth alterations rocks by way of seeing how separate elements disappear after they bake Rice Krispie Treats. extra actions exhibit what explanations earthquakes and what types of structures withstand their strength. transforming into sugar and salt crystals, “fossilizing” plastic bugs, and modeling numerous volcanoes upload to the training and the joys. 8 of the actions are tasty in addition to informative. foolish songs support youngsters take into account new phrases and ideas, and a source part offers low-cost assets for rocks, minerals, and fossils. the entire tasks were validated in houses and faculties to ensure they're secure, powerful, and enjoyable.

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Achoo!. The Most Interesting Book You'll Ever Read about by Trudee Romanek

By Trudee Romanek

Within the 5th Mysterious You ebook, Achoo!, youngsters probe the secrets and techniques of affliction and sniff out what germs are, why they usually make us in poor health, how bodies conflict them and the way vaccines defend us opposed to them.

This specified sequence explores the mysteries of the human physique utilizing a mixture of completely researched real details, striking anecdotes and awesome try-it actions.

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Simple Nature Experiments With Everyday Materials by Anthony D. Fredericks

By Anthony D. Fredericks

Aspiring scientists will observe the intricacies of easy ecosystems, how to create a wilderness, watch plant development and improvement, believe the influence an easy act could have at the setting, and extra. "Simple and uncomplicated technology initiatives which clarify either experiments and linked technology results."--Children's Bookwatch. 128 pages, a hundred and twenty b/w illus., five 3/8 x eight 1/4.

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Waves by Frank S. Crawford Jr.

By Frank S. Crawford Jr.

Quantity III completely dedicated to the learn of waves. There are water, sound, gentle, radio, seismic, de Broglie waves and others. aim is to obtain familiarity with many examples of waves and attain a cognizance of the applicability and generality of the options. Optics package for Waves comprises diffraction grating, polarizers, zone and half-wave plates and filters. (Description through http-mart)

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