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Product Description: With See for Yourself!, budding scientists can wow their teachers and classmates (and maybe win a ribbon or two) by learning:How to extract DNA from an onionHow pigments from vegetables make dyeHow to make paper out of lint from a clothes dryerHow to make a friend feel like he or she has a third handWhat happens when you grow yeast in dandruff shampooThat tea and iron pills make excellent inksAnd much more!See for Yourself! includes experiments in the areas of chemistry, earth science, physical science, the human body, and technology, but the experiments all take their inspiration from very familiar places...read more

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9781632203168 | 3 edition (Perseus Distribution Services, August 4, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: With See for Yourself!

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Product Description: This classic, best-selling book full of hundreds of irresistible, easy-to-perform science tricks and bets is back, and it's better than ever! If you'd like to know how to throw an egg across the room without breaking it, how to burn a candle underwater, how to light a fluorescent lightbulb with a balloon, or how to make fireworks from a grape, this is a must-have book...read more

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9781629146317 | Revised edition (Sky Pony Pr, February 10, 2015), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This classic, best-selling book full of hundreds of irresistible, easy-to-perform science tricks and bets is back, and it's better than ever!

For adventurous boys and girls, these experiments will thrill and educate.Would you believe that you could throw an egg across the room without breaking it? Burn a candle underwater? Blow frozen soap bubbles? Make fireworks with a lemon? We Dare You! is a gigantic collection of irrestistible, easy-to-perform science experiments, tricks, bets, and games kids can do at home with ordinary household objects. Thanks to the principles of gravity, mechanics, fluids, logic, geometry, energy, and perception, kids will find countless hours of fun with the selections included in this book. Write with a potato! Boil water in a paper cup! Calculate air temperature by listening to crickets! Use Windex to reveal secret messages! Slice a banana without peeling it or using a knife! With over 200 charming, practical illustrations and even more experiments, this is a book no young scientist should be without. 200 b/w illustrations.

Hardcover:

9781602392250 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, June 1, 2008, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: For adventurous boys and girls, these experiments will thrill and educate.

Paperback:

9781602397750 | Reprint edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, September 1, 2009), cover price $14.95

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Product Description: Why don't we feel the Earth move? Why does an ice cube float? Why can't you unscramble an egg? Why can't we live forever? These are all questions that a curious kid might ask. In What's the BIG Idea?, renowned juvenile science educator Vicki Cobb answers these and other fascinating questions to help kids learn more about the world through the wonders of science...read more

Hardcover:

9781616080136 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, June 1, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Why does a rolling ball stop rolling?

Paperback:

9781620876855 | Sky Pony Pr, September 10, 2013, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Why don't we feel the Earth move?

Can you imaging living in a place where there is so much water some houses need to be built on stilts to protect them when the river rises? Or where it is so wet that some plants can grow on the sides of trees with their roots gathering water from the air? In This Place is Wet you'll find out all sorts of things about what it's like to live in the rain forest of Brazil. Try to imagine living there!
By Vicki Cobb and Barbara Lavallee (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780802734006, titled "This Place is Wet: An Imagine Living Here Book" | Revised edition (Walker & Co, May 28, 2013), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Can you imaging living in a place where there is so much water some houses need to be built on stilts to protect them when the river rises?

Prebinding:

9780606318891 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, May 28, 2013), cover price $19.65
9780785708605 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.80 | About this edition: Focuses on the land, ecology, people, and animals of the Amazon rain forest in Brazil, presenting it as an example of a place where there is so much water that some houses need to be built on stilts.

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Product Description: Can you imaging living in a place where it's so cold your breath turns instantly into tiny ice crystals that glitter in the sun? Where temperatures can drop fifty degrees below zero and even lower and the sun only comes out for a few hours per day? In This Place Is Cold readers will learn how people and animals survive in Alaska's ferocious cold, and how because of global warming this region is now in trouble...read more

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9780802734013 | Reprint edition (Walker & Co, January 15, 2013), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Can you imaging living in a place where it's so cold your breath turns instantly into tiny ice crystals that glitter in the sun?

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Focuses on the land, animals, plants, and climate of Alaska, presenting it as an example of a place where it is so cold your hair can freeze and break off.

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9780802768520 | Walker & Co, March 1, 1989, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Focuses on the land, animals, plants, and climate of Alaska, presenting it as an example of a place where it is so cold your hair can freeze and break off.

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9780802773401 | Walker & Co, October 1, 1991, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Focuses on the land, animals, plants, and climate of Alaska, presenting it as an example of a place where it is so cold your hair can freeze and break off.

Library:

9780802768537 | Walker & Co, March 1, 1989, cover price $13.85 | About this edition: Boldly decorative, full-color paintings and cheerful, informative texts introduce aspects of intriguing cultures.

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9780833574879 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.45 | About this edition: Focuses on the land, animals, plants, and climate of Alaska, presenting it as an example of a place where it is so cold your hair can freeze and break off.

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Product Description: DK Biography: Marie Curie tells the story of the discoverer of radium, from her childhood in Warsaw, to her experiments with radioactivity in Paris, to her recognition as one of the preeminent scientists of her time. Filled with archival photographs and amazing fact boxes, this groundbreaking series introduces young readers to some of history's most interesting and influential characters...read more

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9780756638320 | Dk Pub, August 1, 2008, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Marie Curie tells the story of the discoverer of radium, from her childhood in Warsaw, to her experiments with radioactivity in Paris, to her recognition as one of the preeminent scientists of her time.

Paperback:

9780756638313 | Dk Pub, August 1, 2008, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: DK Biography: Marie Curie tells the story of the discoverer of radium, from her childhood in Warsaw, to her experiments with radioactivity in Paris, to her recognition as one of the preeminent scientists of her time.

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Text and simple experiments introduce sound, how it is carried through the air and through objects, and how we hear it.
By Vicki Cobb and Steve Haefele (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780822570226 | First Avenue Editions, January 11, 2007, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Text and simple experiments introduce sound, how it is carried through the air and through objects, and how we hear it.

Library:

9780761315711 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Text and simple experiments introduce sound, how it is carried through the air and through objects, and how we hear it.

Prebinding:

9781435200715 | Paw Prints, June 28, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Text and simple experiments introduce sound, how it is carried through the air and through objects, and how we hear it.

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Explains the physics of water pressure, showing how it makes everyday products such as faucets, spray bottles, and water pistols work.
By Vicki Cobb and Steve Haefele (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780822570240 | First Avenue Editions, January 11, 2007, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Explains the physics of water pressure, showing how it makes everyday products such as faucets, spray bottles, and water pistols work.

Library:

9780761315728 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Explains the physics of water pressure, showing how it makes everyday products such as faucets, spray bottles, and water pistols work.

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Text and simple experiments introduce electrical, magnetic, and gravitational force fields.
By Vicki Cobb and Steve Haefele (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780822570233 | First Avenue Editions, January 11, 2007, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Text and simple experiments introduce electrical, magnetic, and gravitational force fields.

Library:

9780761315742 | Millbrook Pr, October 1, 2002, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Text and simple experiments introduce electrical, magnetic, and gravitational force fields.

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Text and simple experiments introduce the principles of circular motion.
By Vicki Cobb and Steve Haefele (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780822570257 | First Avenue Editions, January 11, 2007, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Text and simple experiments introduce the principles of circular motion.

Library:

9780761315735 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Text and simple experiments introduce the principles of circular motion.

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9780822590101 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 2006, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: NE 0000000000000 0000000000 0000000000000

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9780761327714 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2005, cover price $23.93 | About this edition: Traces the process of making fireworks, from mining the minerals to manufacturing the shells.

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9780822590439 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 2006, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: NE 0000000000000 0000000000 0000000000000
9780140511840, titled "The Penguin Dictionary of Sociology" | Penguin USA, June 1, 1988, cover price $12.50 | also contains The Penguin Dictionary of Sociology

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9780761327745 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2005, cover price $23.93 | About this edition: Describes how a variety of special effects are achieved in the theater.

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By Vicki Cobb and Michael Gold (photographer)

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9780822590422 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 2006, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: NE 0000000000000 0000000000 0000000000000
9780074871522, titled "Spotlight on Literature/Collection 5" | 2nd edition (Amer School Pub, June 1, 1987), cover price $11.04 | also contains Spotlight on Literature/Collection 5

Library:

9780761327738 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2005, cover price $23.93 | About this edition: Describes how some junk foods, such as popcorn, corn chips, and chocolate, are made and explains why they taste good and what the proper serving sizes are.

Product Description: DK's acclaimed DK Biography series tackles one of history's most colorful figures in Harry Houdini. Perfect for book reports or summer reading, the DK Biography series brings a new clarity and narrative voice to history's most colorful figures...read more

Hardcover:

9780756612467 | Dk Pub, August 15, 2005, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Presents the life of the Hungarian magician, including illustrations of people, places, and artifacts of the times in which he lived.

Paperback:

9780756612450 | Dk Pub, August 15, 2005, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Presents the life of the Hungarian magician, including illustrations of people, places, and artifacts of the times in which he lived.

Prebinding:

9781439573945 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: DK's acclaimed DK Biography series tackles one of history's most colorful figures in Harry Houdini.
9780606004275 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2005, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Faster than anything in the universe! Sustainer of life as we know it! What is this miraculous, mysterious thing? It's light. And you can be its master with optics, the science of the future. Optics lets you: - Bend light around corners - Stop time with a pair of sunglasses - Capture light on a silver tray - Magnify pictures with an ice cube - Pour light into your palm - Project a big-screen image from your small TV - Fool a doorbell with a bike reflector! Once you get your head and hands into optics, the world will never look the same again...read more

Hardcover:

9780060214364 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, November 1, 1993, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Explains what light is and explores the basic principles of optics through experiments

Paperback:

9780819458513 | Society of Photo Optical, April 30, 2005, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Faster than anything in the universe!

Library:

9780060214371 | Harpercollins, November 1, 1993, cover price $15.89 | About this edition: Explains what light is and explores the basic principles of optics through experiments

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Hands-on experimentation and fun facts provide beginning readers with a simple introduction to the concept of gravity in terms of how it works, why it works, and its importance in our everyday lives.
By Vicki Cobb and Julia Gorton (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780688178420 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, November 1, 2004, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Simple experiments introduce the basic concept of gravity and its relationship to weight.

Library:

9780688178437 | Harpercollins, November 1, 2004, cover price $18.89 | About this edition: Simple experiments introduce the basic concept of gravity and its relationship to weight.

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Text and suggested activities explore the sense of taste, how it works, and how it can help us detect which foods are sweet, sour, salty, or spicy.
By Vicki Cobb and Cynthia Copeland Lewis (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780761319795 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Text and suggested activities explore the sense of taste, how it works, and how it can help us detect which foods are sweet, sour, salty, or spicy.

Library:

9780761314738 | Millbrook Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: Text and suggested activities explore the sense of taste, how it works, and how it can help us detect which foods are sweet, sour, salty, or spicy.

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Discusses the sense of hearing, and how the ear works to interpret sound, includes simple experiments to investigate hearing.
By Vicki Cobb and Cynthia C. Lewis (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780761319818 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Discusses the sense of hearing, and how the ear works to interpret sound, includes simple experiments to investigate hearing.

Library:

9780761317043 | Millbrook Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: Discusses the sense of hearing, and how the ear works to interpret sound, includes simple experiments to investigate hearing.

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Examines the sense of smell, how the nose detects different odors, and how we react to different smells, and includes simple experiments to test the sense of smell.

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9780761315216 | Millbrook Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: Examines the sense of smell, how the nose detects different odors, and how we react to different smells, and includes simple experiments to test the sense of smell.

Prebinding:

9780613889698 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2003, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Examines the sense of smell, how the nose detects different odors, and how we react to different smells, and includes simple experiments to test the sense of smell.

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Examines the sense of smell, how the nose detects different odors, and how we react to different smells, and includes simple experiments to test the sense of smell.
By Vicki Cobb and Cynthia Copeland Lewis (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780761319788 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Examines the sense of smell, how the nose detects different odors, and how we react to different smells, and includes simple experiments to test the sense of smell.

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Explains how the sense of sight works and offers simple experiments to investigate.
By Vicki Cobb and Cynthia Copeland Lewis (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780761319825 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Explains how the sense of sight works and offers simple experiments to investigate.

Library:

9780761317050 | Millbrook Pr, February 1, 2002, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: Explains how the sense of sight works and offers simple experiments to investigate.

Prebinding:

9780613910163 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2003, cover price $18.45 | About this edition: Explains how the sense of sight works and offers simple experiments to investigate.

Describes how the sense of touch works and includes simple experiments to demonstrate different sensations.
By Vicki Cobb and Cynthia C. Lewis (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780761319801 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Describes how the sense of touch works and includes simple experiments to demonstrate different sensations.

Library:

9780761316572 | Millbrook Pr, April 1, 2001, cover price $22.60 | About this edition: Describes how the sense of touch works and includes simple experiments to demonstrate different sensations.

Prebinding:

9780613889711 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2003, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Describes how the sense of touch works and includes simple experiments to demonstrate different sensations.

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Introduces the characteristics and actions of the wind through simple hands-on activities.
By Vicki Cobb and Julia Gorton (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780688178406 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, April 1, 2003, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Introduces the characteristics and actions of the wind through simple hands-on activities.

Library:

9780688178413 | Harpercollins, April 1, 2003, cover price $17.89 | About this edition: Introduces the characteristics and actions of the wind through simple hands-on activities.

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