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Product Description: Beautifully illustrated throughout, this book gives readers unprecedented insight into the minds and lives of some of the great men and women who have helped shape the modern world. The book transports the reader back in time to share the excitement and inspiration of some of the most important moments in the history of technology...read more

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9781499464108 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $46.10 | About this edition: Beautifully illustrated throughout, this book gives readers unprecedented insight into the minds and lives of some of the great men and women who have helped shape the modern world.

Product Description: What links the Taj Mahal and our skeleton? Calcium. The Eiffel Tower and our blood? Iron. The salt on our fries and the street lamps that guide us home? Sodium. Everything in the known universe is made up of one of the 118 elements of the periodic table, and this book is the definitive illustrated guide...read more

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9781499464092 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $46.10 | About this edition: What links the Taj Mahal and our skeleton?

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Product Description: As seen on Kim Kardashian's InstagramSupporting STEAM education initiatives and the Maker Movement, the National Parenting Publication Award-winner Maker Lab includes 28 kid-safe projects and crafts that will get young inventors' wheels turning and make science pure fun...read more
By Jack Andraka (foreword by) and Jack Challoner

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9781465451354 | Dk Pub, July 5, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: As seen on Kim Kardashian's InstagramSupporting STEAM education initiatives and the Maker Movement, the National Parenting Publication Award-winner Maker Lab includes 28 kid-safe projects and crafts that will get young inventors' wheels turning and make science pure fun.

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Product Description: From the sun to wind power, from nuclear plants to electricity, energy is an amazing resource that powers our world. Discover the fascinating story of energy and what it is with DK Eyewitness Books: Energy.Applying the award-winning Eyewitness formula to one of the most compelling subjects in the world of science, this title profiles every facet of energy, from the scientists who uncovered its amazing secrets to the impact it has on every aspect of our lives...read more

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9780789455765 | Dk Pub, April 1, 2000, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Surveys various sources of energy and the ways in which they have been harnessed.
9780751361315 | New edition (Gardners Books, July 23, 1998), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Integrating words and pictures, this is a family reference book on energy structured so that the individual themes of each spread make up a complete visual story and a self-contained module.
9781564582324 | Dk Pub, March 1, 1993, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Surveys various sources of energy and the ways in which they have been harnessed

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9781465451040 | Reprint edition (Dk Pub, June 14, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: From the sun to wind power, from nuclear plants to electricity, energy is an amazing resource that powers our world.

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9781465451057 | Dk Pub, June 14, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: From the sun to wind power, from nuclear plants to electricity, energy is an amazing resource that powers our world.
9780789467102 | Dk Pub, June 1, 2000, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Surveys various sources of energy and the ways in which they have been harnessed.

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Product Description: A lively introduction to rocks and minerals and how they are formed and used, with facts, pictures and science projects to try yourself, perfect for 8-12 year-olds at home or school.

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9781861474650 | Armadillo Books, December 7, 2015, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: A lively introduction to rocks and minerals and how they are formed and used, with facts, pictures and science projects to try yourself, perfect for 8-12 year-olds at home or school.

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Product Description: The cell is the basic building block of life. In its 3.5 billion years on the planet, it has proven to be a powerhouse, spreading life first throughout the seas, then across land, developing the rich and complex diversity of life that populates the planet today...read more

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9780226224183 | Univ of Chicago Pr, October 16, 2015, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The cell is the basic building block of life.

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9780515125399, titled "Cancer 2000 Total Horoscope: June 21 - July 20" | Jove Pubns, July 1, 1999, cover price $5.99 | also contains Cancer 2000 Total Horoscope: June 21 - July 20 | About this edition: A new year.

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Product Description: Now available in paperback, Timelines of Science is an informative guide to the history of scientific discovery and technology. that follows the path chronologically, and explores everything from ancient Greek geometry to quantum physics...read more
By Jack Challoner (contributor), John Farndon (contributor), Derek Harvey (contributor) and Robert Winston (editor)

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9781465442475 | Dk Pub, September 1, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Now available in paperback, Timelines of Science is an informative guide to the history of scientific discovery and technology.

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Product Description: The microscopic cell is Earths greatest success story, and the common ancestor we share with all other organisms. Formed over three and a half billion years ago, life exploded from this minuscule powerhouse, first throughout the seas and then, over millions of years, across the lands to create the complex living forms populating the planet today...read more

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9781782402077 | Gardners Books, August 1, 2015, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: The microscopic cell is Earths greatest success story, and the common ancestor we share with all other organisms.

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Product Description: As Carl Sagan memorably put it, “We're made of star stuff.” The Elements: The New Guide to the Building Blocks of Our Universe takes you on a gorgeously illustrated tour of the Periodic Table. Filled with fascinating information about the elements, their main compounds, and their principal uses, this authoritative yet accessible book, written by renowned popular-science writer Jack Challoner, makes “hard” science easy, interesting, and relevant to our daily lives...read more

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9781780975542 | Carlton Books Ltd, October 7, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: As Carl Sagan memorably put it, “We're made of star stuff.
9780233004365 | Andre Deutsch Ltd, October 7, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: As Carl Sagan memorably put it, “We're made of star stuff.
9781780971254 | Carlton Books Ltd, October 2, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: As Carl Sagan memorably put it, “We're made of star stuff.

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9780345290656, titled "Cavanaugh Quest" | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, June 1, 1977), cover price $5.99 | also contains Cavanaugh Quest | About this edition: Backwoods treachery links a string of grisly Minnesota murders.

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Product Description: Eyewitness: Hurricane & Tornado is a compelling guide to nature's most dangerous and destructive forces. Striking images, models and illustrations offer a unique view of catastrophic weather conditions allowing readers to see into the eye of a cyclone, witness hailstones the size of tennis balls, and learn how a gentle mountain stream can become a raging surge within a few minutes...read more

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9781465420954 | Reprint edition (Dk Pub, June 16, 2014), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Eyewitness: Hurricane & Tornado is a compelling guide to nature's most dangerous and destructive forces.

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9781465420534 | Reprint edition (Dk Pub, June 16, 2014), cover price $9.99

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Describes dangerous and destructive weather conditions around the world, such as thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, lightning, hail, and drought with photographs, historical background, and legends.

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9780756606893 | Dk Pub, August 9, 2004, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Describes dangerous and destructive weather conditions around the world, such as thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, lightning, hail, and drought with photographs, historical background, and legends.
9780789468048 | Dk Pub, June 1, 2000, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Describes dangerous and destructive weather conditions around the world, such as thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, lightning, hail, and drought with photographs, historical background, and legends.

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Product Description: Applying engaging, innovative design and fun, informative text, 100 Inventions That Made History looks at the trailblazing inventions that have advanced technology and transformed the way we live, as well as the gadgets and gizmos that we couldn't live without! Divided into five chapters — On the Move, Getting Connected, Ordinary Things, For Better or Worse, and Culture Shock — all areas of inventions are covered as well as showcasing the inspirational people who brought them to life...read more

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9781465416704 | Dk Pub, January 6, 2014, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Applying engaging, innovative design and fun, informative text, 100 Inventions That Made History looks at the trailblazing inventions that have advanced technology and transformed the way we live, as well as the gadgets and gizmos that we couldn't live without!

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Product Description: Published in association with the Science Museum, London, Genius: Great Inventors and Their Creations, gives readers an unprecedented insight into the minds and lives of some of the great men and women who have helped shape the modern world...read more

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9781780973654 | Gardners Books, August 15, 2013, cover price $23.15 | About this edition: Published in association with the Science Museum, London, Genius: Great Inventors and Their Creations, gives readers an unprecedented insight into the minds and lives of some of the great men and women who have helped shape the modern world.
9781847326416 | Slp edition (Carlton Books Ltd, November 2, 2010), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The light bulb.

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Product Description: These giant books containing exciting projects and experiments take a hands-on approach to science concepts. Hundreds of simple and easy experiments explore the various scientific principles behind natural phenomena like friction, centrifugal force, and the underlying laws of physics that help make machines work...read more

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9780753469743 | Kingfisher, July 16, 2013, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: These giant books containing exciting projects and experiments take a hands-on approach to science concepts.

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Product Description: Learn about the incredible world beneath your feet - igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks, precious metals and beautiful crystals. Fascinating facts are accompanied by practical step-by-step projects that show you how to test rocks for hardness, simple soil analysis, make your own fossils, look at erosion, create crystals, and much more...read more

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9781843227472 | Armadillo Books, September 7, 2013, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Learn about the incredible world beneath your feet - igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks, precious metals and beautiful crystals.

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Product Description: John Snow was a Victorian physician who helped to establish that cholera was spread by contaminated water (not bad air, as theory had it). He traced the source of a deadly cholera outbreak to one pump and was able to have it closed, ending the outbreak, despite deep resistance from the local authorities, who did not want to believe his theory...read more

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9781408178409 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, March 14, 2013, cover price $9.15 | About this edition: John Snow was a Victorian physician who helped to establish that cholera was spread by contaminated water (not bad air, as theory had it).

With more than twenty million copies sold in forty languages in ninety countries worldwide, DK Eyewitness been the most trusted young adult nonfiction book series for more than thirty years. Visually engaging, informative, and lively, the one-hundred-plus titles in the Eyewitness series focus on subjects that complement students' personal interests and areas of study to make learning simple and fun. The most trusted nonfiction series for teachers, librarians, and parents Wall charts and clip art CDs are perfect for school projects and homework help Unique integration of words and pictures make the series an ideal match for reluctant readers and ESL students

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9780756693008 | Wal har/cd edition (Dk Pub, June 18, 2012), cover price $16.99

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9780756693015 | Dk Pub, June 18, 2012, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: With more than twenty million copies sold in forty languages in ninety countries worldwide, DK Eyewitness been the most trusted young adult nonfiction book series for more than thirty years.

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9781742522807 | Gardners Books, June 1, 2012, cover price $16.10

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Product Description: Each book in the 6.5in x 8in Amazing Facts and Trivia series is beautifully illustrated and contains hundreds of colorful pieces of artwork, photographs, and diagrams. These quirky books are designed to be opened to any page so that readers can discover intriguing stories, facts, tips, and trivia...read more

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9780785828365 | Spiral-bound edition (Chartwell Books, January 31, 2012), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Each book in the 6.

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Product Description: Beautifully illustrated books, each book in the 6.5in x 8in Amazing Facts and Trivia series contains hundreds of colorful pieces of artwork, photographs, and diagrams. These quirky books are designed to be opened to any page so that readers can discover intriguing stories, facts, tips, and trivia...read more

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9780785827436 | Spiral-bound edition (Chartwell Books, May 31, 2011), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Beautifully illustrated books, each book in the 6.

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Product Description: We take thousands of inventions for granted, using them daily and enjoying their benefits. But how much do we really know about their origins and development? This absorbing new book tells the stories behind the inventions that have changed the world, with details about-- Convenience items, such as safety pins, toothbrushes, and bifocals Weapons of war, including explosives, gunpowder, and shrapnel shells Industrial advances, such as the steam engine and the power loom for weaving Transportation advances, including the airplane, the diesel engine, the automobile, and the air-inflated rubber tire Electronic marvels, including color television, the microprocessor, the personal computer, the compact disc, and the cell phone Medical advances, from antiseptic surgery to the electron microscope...read more
By Jack Challoner (editor)

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9780764161360 | Barrons Educational Series Inc, March 1, 2009, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: We take thousands of inventions for granted, using them daily and enjoying their benefits.

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Product Description: Powerful photographs and succinct, informative text work together to tell the amazing story of life on Earth. The images capture the glory of sculptured landscapes, the fearsome forces of nature and the extraordinary diversity of plant and animal life...read more

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9781844764808 | Southwater Pub, February 16, 2009, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Powerful photographs and succinct, informative text work together to tell the amazing story of life on Earth.

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Product Description: With the pace of current development in consumer electronics, it is tempting to picture a future in which everyone carries miniature gadgets whose batteries never run out, and which inform, entertain, translate, communicate, memorise and organise...read more

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9780470986608 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 10, 2008, cover price $28.99 | About this edition: With the pace of current development in consumer electronics, it is tempting to picture a future in which everyone carries miniature gadgets whose batteries never run out, and which inform, entertain, translate, communicate, memorise and organise.

Organized into chemistry and physics, earth and weather, space, and living world, illustrates such scientific concepts as motion, electromagnetism, evolution, color, and solar energy.

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9780756607005 | Dk Pub, April 18, 2005, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Organized into chemistry and physics, earth and weather, space, and living world, illustrates such scientific concepts as motion, electromagnetism, evolution, color, and solar energy.

Prebinding:

9781435275737 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 9, 2008), cover price $21.99

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9781404242852, titled "Sound: An Investigation: An Investigation" | Powerkids Pr, January 30, 2008, cover price $27.50

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