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14 Fun Facts About Lightning
Series: 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Weather, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / General
Lightning has terrified people for thousands of years with huge dark storm clouds, rumbling and lighting up. There were flashes of light striking the ground, causing fire and destruction with a roar loud enough to think the heavens were exploding. Today, we know a thunderstorm does not mean the world is about to end. Even so, it is a powerful event of nature. Find out more in this short book. RL:6
The Mad Scientist Teaches: Earth Science & Astronomy - 58 Fun Science Experiments for Grades 1 to 8
Series: The Mad Scientist. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,540. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / General, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Experiments & Projects
Earth Science is the study of the Earth, its atmosphere, and all of its neighbours in space. Because of the spherical shape of the Earth, the various categories of Earth sciences can be subdivided into the various ‘spheres’ that make up the planet; the lithosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, and the biosphere, corresponding to rocks, water, air, and life.
101 Fun Facts About the World's Rivers: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books
How much of America’s rainfall ends up in the Mississippi River? Which mountain range grew around the Danube River? Are there more kinds of fish in the Amazon or in the ocean? The Thames was once a tributary of what European river? What is the “Ghost City” of the Yangtze? Learn about the Amazon, Danube, Mississippi, Nile, Yangtze, Thames, and Murray rivers in this set of 15-minute books. RL: 6.9
14 Fun Facts About the Rainforest Canopy
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / General
The rainforest canopy sits near the top of the rainforest. It is filled with thousands and thousands of insects, animals and plants. Yet mankind has learned very little about this important part of our ecosystem. Without rainforests to replenish the oxygen in the atmosphere, the world would become a lot more polluted. Here are some amazing things we have discovered about the rainforest. RL:6.2