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Louis Pasteur and the Science of Germs
Series: 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Biology
Louis Pasteur was a scientist. When he tried to convince the medical establishment that germs caused disease, he was laughed at. Louis never accepted defeat. He discovered how to kill germs in liquids in a process we call “pasteurization”. He developed vaccines and encouraged the use of antiseptics and disinfectants. Find out more about this man who helped discover how to make foods safe. RL: 6.9
The Mad Scientist Teaches: Life science - 64 Fun Science Experiments for Grades 1 to 8
Series: The Mad Scientist. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Biology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Experiments & Projects
Life science, also known as ‘biology’, consists of all fields of science that involve the scientific study of living organisms like plants, animals, and human beings and their vital processes. Life is all around us; from gigantic whales that live in the oceans, to tiny germs that crawl around on your computer keyboard, Life Science explores the origins, evolution and expansion of life.
DUST MITES Nature’s Garbage Collectors
Series: Strange Little Creatures. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Biology
Dust mites are tiny, almost microscopic little creatures that live in things where you spend lots of time-- like your bed, your pillow, on the comfy couch, and the shaggy rug. They are always hungry, but you’ll never guess what they hunger for, and what they munch on all the time?