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Robots at Your Service: From the Factory to Your Home (World of Robots)
Robots at Your Service: From the Factory to Your Home (World of Robots)
by Kathryn Clay
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"Did you know that a robot probably helped build your computer or music player? Or that robots sometimes perform delicate surgery? Look inside to learn about helpful robots found in factories, hospitals, and people's homes."... (read more)

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Wireless Technology (Cool Science)
Wireless Technology (Cool Science)
by Mary Firestone
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A kid downloads a song to his smartphone then forwards it to his stereo system???all without plugging in a single cable or wire. The eyepiece on a soldier's helmet has a GPS map of the battlefield, showing right where his buddies are. An artificial heart... (read more)

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Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be
Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be
by Charlotte Foltz Jones
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From Frisbees to X-Rays, Post-It Notes to penicillin, here are the fascinating stories behind the accidental inventions of 40 things, including Coca-Cola, potato chips, Silly Putty, the Slinky, and many other familiar items. An IRA/CBC Children's Choice.... (read more)

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Digital Revolutionaries: The Men and Women Who Brought Computing to Life (New York Times)
Digital Revolutionaries: The Men and Women Who Brought Computing to Life (New York Times)
by Steve Lohr
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In the beginning, there was the computer. And it was big. As big as a room. Sometimes as big as a house. Early computers required teams of white-coated scientists to keep them running, yet one of those giant behemoths could not match the computing power... (read more)

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The Camera (Inventions That Shaped the World)
The Camera (Inventions That Shaped the World)
by Trudi Strain Trueit
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When you think about all the uses of a camera you quickly realize how it has changed our lives. It is used to create artwork that captures a moment in time. It is used to document history. It is used in scientific exploration. It is used to record lives... (read more)

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A Refreshing Look at Renewable Energy with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Library: Graphic Science)
A Refreshing Look at Renewable Energy with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Library: Graphic Science)
by Katherine E. Krohn
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Full-color, high-impact illustrations - Table of contents, glossary, bibliography, index - Plus... www.facthound... (read more)

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When Birds Get Flu and Cows Go Mad!: How Safe Are We? (24/7: Science Behind the Scenes: Medical Files)
When Birds Get Flu and Cows Go Mad!: How Safe Are We? (24/7: Science Behind the Scenes: Medical Files)
by John Diconsiglio
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- Background information to build content-area knowledge including: Scientific timelines, words to know, job descriptions, and seminal cases<BR>- Chapter Summaries and questions that recap the evidence: You're The Medical Examiner<BR>... (read more)

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Why Science Matters #2: Using Nuclear Energy
Why Science Matters #2: Using Nuclear Energy
by John Townsend
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In "Using Nuclear Energy," we find out how scientists discovered nuclear power, what happens if you split an atom, and about the immense blast a nuclear weapon can create. We learn about fission, chain reactions, and how the science of the deadly... (read more)

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Heart-Stopping Roller Coasters (World's Biggest)
Heart-Stopping Roller Coasters (World's Biggest)
by Meish Goldish
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Hold on tight! Kids are about to discover the biggest, fastest, and scariest roller coasters in the world. From the "Kingda Ka" in New Jersey thats as tall as a 45-story building to the "Steel Dragon 2000" in Japan that covers the length of 27 football... (read more)

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Nuclear Energy (Discovery Channel School Science: Physical Science)
Nuclear Energy (Discovery Channel School Science: Physical Science)
by Jacqueline A. (edt) Ball
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With an unparalleled array of science topics to choose from, Discovery Channel School Science puts the fascination of the natural world at students' fingertips. Fun, fast-paced, high-interest text and vibrant photography in a varied format bring to life... (read more)

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When Birds Get Flu and Cows Go Mad!: How Safe Are We? (24/7: Science Behind the Scenes: Medical Files)
When Birds Get Flu and Cows Go Mad!: How Safe Are We? (24/7: Science Behind the Scenes: Medical Files)
by John Diconsiglio
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Features: - High interest/low reading level books for middle- and high-school students - Attention-grabbing opener to provide immediate visual introduction to each book - Mock dialogues to present crucial vocabulary terms in context - Compelling... (read more)

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The Printing Press (Great Inventions)
The Printing Press (Great Inventions)
by Milton Meltzer
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-118) and index.... (read more)

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Seven Wonders of Exploration Technology (Seven Wonders)
Seven Wonders of Exploration Technology (Seven Wonders)
by Fred Bortz
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Exploration is one of oldest human impulses. Over thouands of years, we've invented vehicles, tools, and instruments to take explorations farther and deeper. This book looks at seven modern technological developments related to exploration.... (read more)

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Why Science Matters #2: Using Nuclear Energy
Why Science Matters #2: Using Nuclear Energy
by John Townsend
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This series shows the relevance of the science that students study to our everyday lives and the areas of research that are being pursued by academics and industry. Each book explores how real scientists are undertaking oractical research and... (read more)

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Energy (DK Eyewitness Books)
Energy (DK Eyewitness Books)
by Jack Challoner
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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... (read more)

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Using Soil (Exploring Earth's Resources)
Using Soil (Exploring Earth's Resources)
by Sharon Katz Cooper
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Readers will learn about the properties of each material that makes up the earth's resources and it's applications..... (read more)

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Trapped: How the World Rescued 33 Miners from 2,000 Feet Below the Chilean Desert
Trapped: How the World Rescued 33 Miners from 2,000 Feet Below the Chilean Desert
by Marc Aronson
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The amazing story of the trapped Chilean miners and their incredible rescue that Publishers Weekly calls “a riveting, in-depth recounting of the events that held the world rapt.” In early August 2010, the unthinkable happened when a mine... (read more)

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The Construction Alphabet Book
The Construction Alphabet Book
by Jerry Pallotta
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Jerry Pallotta is an award-winning author of children's alphabet books and imaginative fiction. His books combine interesting facts, detailed research, humor, and realistic illustrations that mesmerize children everywhere. Jerry lives in Boston... (read more)

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Digital Video: Moving Images and Computers (Digital World)
Digital Video: Moving Images and Computers (Digital World)
by Ananda Mitra, Ph.d.
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With the development of easy-to-use video-editing software, inexpensive camera equipment, and a worldwide audience courtesy of the Internet, creating and watching digital video has become a popular pastime among average computer users. The growth of... (read more)

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Using Energy (Green Team)
Using Energy (Green Team)
by Sally Hewitt
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Food and water give us energy to live, grow and work. Petrol gives car energy to move and electricity makes a light bulb glow. Using Energy looks at the different kinds of energy that people, machines and nature use.... (read more)

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