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The Disappearing Spoon: Young Listeners Edition

A young listeners edition of the New York Times best seller The Disappearing Spoon, chronicling the extraordinary stories behind one of the greatest scientific tools in existence: the periodic table. Why did Gandhi hate iodine (I, 53)? How did radium ...

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The Electric War: Edison

In the mid- to late-19th century, a burgeoning science called electricity promised to shine new light on a rousing nation. Inventive and ambitious minds were hard at work. Soon that spark was fanned, and a fiery war was under way ...

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Fever Year: The Killer Flu of 1918

But the Spanish flu is exceptionally violent. Soon, thousands of people succumb. Then tens of thousands. . hundreds of ...

From the Sibert honor-winning creator behind The Unwanted and Drowned City comes a graphic novel of one of the darkest episodes in American history: the Spanish Influenza epidemic of 1918. New Year’s Day, 1918. America has declared war on Germany and is ...

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The Story of Science: Newton at the Center

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In volume two, students will watch as Copernicus's systematic observations place the sun at the center of our universe—to the dismay of establishment thinkers. After students follow the achievements and frustrations of Galileo, Kepler, and Descartes, they will appreciate the ...

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The Science of Science Fiction

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Early science fiction imagined a world with space travel, video calls, and worldwide access to information, things we now know as NASA’s human spaceflight program, Skype, and the Internet. What next? Could we really bring back the dinosaurs, travel to ...

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DNA Detective

She explains the basics of genetics in simple, clear language, and reveals the fascinating, and frequently entertaining stories of the ...

It’ll take a genetics genius to solve this crime ... In DNA Detective, Lloyd Kyi unravels the mystery of our genetic blueprint. She explains the basics of genetics in simple, clear language, and reveals the fascinating, and frequently entertaining stories ...

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Battle of the Dinosaur Bones: Othniel Charles Marsh vs Edward Drinker Cope

<br />Battle of the Dinosaur Bones by Rebecca Johnson 9780761354888 (Hardback, 2012) <br /> <br />Delivery <br />US shipping is usually ...

In the 1880s, science witnessed a major shift: Charles Darwin proposed his theory of evolution. People dug up the first dinosaur fossils. And the field of paleontology―the study of ancient plants and animals―emerged. Othniel Charles Marsh and Edward Drinker Cope ...

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Bomb: The Race to Build - and Steal - the World's Most Dangerous Weapon

In December of 1938, a chemist in a German laboratory made a shocking discovery: When placed next to radioactive material, a Uranium atom split in two. That simple discovery launched a scientific race that spanned three continents. In Great Britain ...

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Blood, Bullets, and Bones: The Story of Forensic Science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA

Title: BLOOD BULLETS & BONES. Blood, Bullets, and Bones provides young readers with a fresh and fascinating look at the ...

Blood, Bullets, and Bones provides young readers with a fresh and fascinating look at the ever-evolving science of forensics.Since the introduction of DNA testing, forensic science has been in the forefront of the public’s imagination, thanks especially to popular television ...

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The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Rivalry

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A young readers edition of the New York Times bestseller The Disappearing Spoon, chronicling the extraordinary stories behind one of the greatest scientific tools in existence: the periodic table.Why did Gandhi hate iodine (I, 53)? How did radium (Ra, 88) ...

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The Electric War: Edison

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The spellbinding true account of the scientific competition to light the world with electricity.In the mid-to-late-nineteenth century, a burgeoning science called electricity promised to shine new light on a rousing nation. Inventive and ambitious minds were hard at work. Soon ...

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Beastly Brains: Exploring How Animals Think

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In Beastly Brains, Castaldo delves into the minds of animals and explores animal empathy, communication, tool use, and social societies through interviews and historical anecdotes. Researchers from Charles Darwin to Jane Goodall have spent years analyzing the minds of animals, ...

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How to Teach Relativity to Your Dog

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They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks. But what about relativity?Physics professor Chad Orzel and his inquisitive canine companion, Emmy, tackle the concepts of general relativity in this irresistible introduction to Einstein's physics. Through armchair- and sometimes ...

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Charles and Emma

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Charles Darwin published The Origin of Species, his revolutionary tract on evolution and the fundamental ideas involved, in 1859. Nearly 150 years later, the theory of evolution continues to create tension between the scientific and religious communities. Challenges about teaching ...

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The Science of Superheroes: The Secrets Behind Speed

NEW The Science of Superheroes: The Secrets Behind Speed, Strength, Flight, Ev. 9781631582110 by Brake, Mark. Author: Brake, Mark. Notes: ...

Discover the science behind the abilities of your favorite superheroes! The concept of the superhero has permeated our culture. They fascinate their fans with their incredible superhuman abilities and impressive technology. But do you ever wonder if any of it ...

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Radioactive!: How Irène Curie and Lise Meitner Revolutionized Science and Changed the World

RADIOACTIVE!: HOW IRENE CURIE AND LISE MEITNER REVOLUTIONIZED SCIENCE AND CHANGED WORLD By Winifred Conkling - Hardcover **BRAND NEW**.

The fascinating, little-known story of how two brilliant female physicists’ groundbreaking discoveries led to the creation of the atomic bomb. In 1934, Irène Curie, working with her husband and fellow scientist, Frederic Joliot, made a discovery that would change the ...

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Red Madness: How a Medical Mystery Changed What We Eat

Red Madness : How a Medical Mystery Changed What We Eat, School And Library by Jarrow, Gail, ISBN 1590787323, ISBN-13 ...

A National Science Teachers Association, Best STEM Book One hundred years ago, a mysterious and alarming illness spread across America’s South, striking tens of thousands of victims. No one knew what caused it or how to treat it. People ...

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Blood, Bullets, and Bones: The Story of Forensic Science from Sherlock Holmes to DNA

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Blood, Bullets, and Bones provides young readers with a fresh and fascinating look at the ever-evolving science of forensics.Since the introduction of DNA testing, forensic science has been in the forefront of the public’s imagination, thanks especially to popular television ...

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Forensics: Uncover the Science and Technology of Crime Scene Investigation

Forensics: Uncover the Science and Technology of Crime Scene Investigation introduces students to the fascinating world of forensic science and shows them how to find clues, analyze evidence, and crack the case.Combining hands-on activities with forensic science, kids will have ...

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Chemistry: Investigate the Matter that Makes Up Your World

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Have you ever wondered what makes up everything in the world around you? Or what exactly is the difference between solids, liquids, and gases? Have you wanted to know what causes two substances to react or change?Chemistry: Investigate the Matter ...

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