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Drop of Water : a Book of Science and Wonder (97 Edition)

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In this spectacular science book, the camera stops the action so young readers can observe what they could not otherwise see: a drop of water as it falls from a faucet; water as a single snowflake; water as a rainbow, steam, frost and dew. Through the beauty of astonishing close-up photography and simple text, art and science combine to explain concepts such as evaporation and condensation.

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The most spectacular photographs ever created on the subject of water appear in this unique science book by Walter Wick. The camera stops the action and magnifies it so that all the amazing states of water can be observed - water as ice, rainbow, stream, frost, dew. Readers can examine a drop of water as it falls from a faucet, see a drop of water as it splashes on a hard surface, count the points of an actual snowflake, and contemplate how drops of water form clouds.

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About the Author

Walter Wick is the photographer of the bestselling I Spy series as well as the author and photographer of the bestselling Can You See What I See? series. He lives with his wife, Linda, in Connecticut.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780590221979
Author:
Wick, Walter
Publisher:
Scholastic Press
Author:
National Geographic Learning
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Science & Technology - Earth Sciences
Subject:
Science & Technology - General
Subject:
Water
Subject:
Nature - Water (oceans, lakes, etc.)
Subject:
Nature photography
Subject:
Science & Nature - Earth Sciences
Subject:
Water -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
Childrens Science
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
nr. 45
Publication Date:
19970431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
11.25 x 9 in
Age Level:
07-10

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"Synopsis" by , The most spectacular photographs ever created on the subject of water appear in this unique science book by Walter Wick. The camera stops the action and magnifies it so that all the amazing states of water can be observed - water as ice, rainbow, stream, frost, dew. Readers can examine a drop of water as it falls from a faucet, see a drop of water as it splashes on a hard surface, count the points of an actual snowflake, and contemplate how drops of water form clouds.
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