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Geology and Meteorology


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Earthquakes
Earthquakes
by Seymour Simon
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Exceptional nonfiction for children from two of the most trusted names in science education: Seymour Simon and the Smithsonian Institution.... (read more)

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When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm: A Cartoon Prehistory of Life Long Before Dinosaurs
When Fish Got Feet, Sharks Got Teeth, and Bugs Began to Swarm: A Cartoon Prehistory of Life Long Before Dinosaurs
by Hannah Bonner
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Take a fun, fact-filled trip back to Earth as it was 430 million years ago. Then, watch as continents drift and oceans take shape. Watch out (!) as fish get toothier, plants stretch skywards and bugs get bigger. Soon fish get feet and four-legged... (read more)

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I Wonder Why Volcanoes Blow Their Tops: And Other Questions about Natural Disasters (I Wonder Why)
I Wonder Why Volcanoes Blow Their Tops: And Other Questions about Natural Disasters (I Wonder Why)
by Rosie Greenwood
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This highly popular and long-running series has been revamped for a new generation of readers, with a clean, crisp redesign and colourful covers. The series explores questions that young readers ask about the world around them in an unrivalled child... (read more)

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Into the Volcano: A Volcano Researcher at Work
Into the Volcano: A Volcano Researcher at Work
by Donna O'meara
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In a helicopter with no doors, she hovers over a lava lake the size of two football fields -- then lands She runs through clouds of scalding steam, dodging lava bombs, to photograph glowing hot lava as it pours into the sea. She sets up camp on the edge... (read more)

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Dino Babies! (Random House Picturebacks)
Dino Babies! (Random House Picturebacks)
by Robert T. Bakker
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Were Dinosaurs good parents? Were newly hatched dinos left to fend for themselves, like baby turtles? Or were they protected until they were fully grown, like baby eagles? Citing specific examples from the fossil record and making comparisons with living... (read more)

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Mighty Minerals (Rock On!: A Look at Geology)
Mighty Minerals (Rock On!: A Look at Geology)
by Christine Petersen
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Dig into the world of geology with the Rock On! series! Mighty Minerals introduces readers to what minerals are, how they form, and how we use them today. Chapters discuss how to identify minerals, including color, luster, streak, fracture, hardness... (read more)

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Rocks and Minerals (Mission: Science)
Rocks and Minerals (Mission: Science)
by William B. Rice
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- Sidebars - Activity - Timeline - Important People - Book List - Table of Contents, Glossary, and Index - Relevant Web sites at www.FactHound.com - National Academy Press. National Science Education Standards. Washington, DC: National Academy Press... (read more)

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Volcanoes
Volcanoes
by Seymour Simon
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In 2, Simon introduces elementary-school readers to the inner workings of volcanoes through engaging descriptions and stunning full-color photographs. He teaches readers why and how volcanoes happen and the damage they can cause through pictures... (read more)

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Rocks (Earth Science)
Rocks (Earth Science)
by Melanie Ostopowich
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What are the three main types of rock? Where are the most unique rock formations found? What does it take to become a geologist? Readers will find the answers to these questions and more in Rocks. Students can discover the fascinating planet we live on... (read more)

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Hidden in the Sand (Camouflage)
Hidden in the Sand (Camouflage)
by Barbara Taylor
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From foxes in the snow to leopards in the trees, this fascinating series looks at how animals in every kind of habitat use camouflage to adapt to their surroundings.... (read more)

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Mysteries of the Fossil Dig: How Paleontologists Learn about Dinosaurs (National Geographic Science Chapters)
Mysteries of the Fossil Dig: How Paleontologists Learn about Dinosaurs (National Geographic Science Chapters)
by Pamela Rushby
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Geysers : What They Are and How They Work (2ND 05 Edition)
Geysers : What They Are and How They Work (2ND 05 Edition)
by T. Scott Bryan
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Bryan explains the geological setting that produces the pressure, heat, and abundant water necessary for a geyser to form and introduces readers to the variables that shape each geyser's distinct personality. Includes old photos of many now-extinct... (read more)

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Mountains (Pebble Plus: Natural Wonders)
Mountains (Pebble Plus: Natural Wonders)
by Kimberly M. Hutmacher
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Rocky peaks rise above earths surface. Mountains come in all shapes and sizes. Read Mountains to learn how these landforms take shape.... (read more)

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How Does It Happen #1: How Does a Volcano Become an Island?
How Does It Happen #1: How Does a Volcano Become an Island?
by Linda Tagliaferro
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These fascinating titles explore the causes and effects that shape our world. From the underwater volcanoes that sprout into islands, to the rushing waterfalls that soark electric currents, this series demonstrates how both natural and man-made phenomena... (read more)

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Volcano!: The Icelandic Eruption of 2010 and Other Hot, Smoky, Fierce, and Fiery Mountains (National Geographic Kids)
Volcano!: The Icelandic Eruption of 2010 and Other Hot, Smoky, Fierce, and Fiery Mountains (National Geographic Kids)
by Judith Fradin
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True-life accounts from a wide variety of people, including scientists, sightseers, and thrillseekers, add to the compelling readability of this book that gives readers both a historical perspective on the human experience of volcanoes and a... (read more)

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Volcanoes and Earthquakes (Wild Nature)
Volcanoes and Earthquakes (Wild Nature)
by Monalisa Sengupta
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Curriculum-based Earth Science content is given a visually compelling treatment in this engaging title that includes the intriguing legends behind earthquakes and volcanoes.... (read more)

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Volcanoes
Volcanoes
by Don Nardo
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A scientific view of the threat of... (read more)

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Volcanoes & Earthquakes (Insiders)
Volcanoes & Earthquakes (Insiders)
by Ken Rubin
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INsiders brings volcanoes and earthquakes to life, with the most up-to-date information and state-of-the-art 3-D illustrations that practically leap off every page, stimulating minds and imaginations in a whole new way.... (read more)

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Is There a Dinosaur in Your Backyard?: The World's Most Fascinating Fossils, Rocks, and Minerals (Spencer Christian's World of Wonders)
Is There a Dinosaur in Your Backyard?: The World's Most Fascinating Fossils, Rocks, and Minerals (Spencer Christian's World of Wonders)
by Spencer Christian
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Discover an amazing world of ancient secrets--right under your feet! How are rocks formed? Where do diamonds come from? Why did the dinosaurs disappear? Can rocks really grow on trees . . . or come from outer space? Join popular ABC-TV weather forecaster... (read more)

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Anatomy of an Earthquake (Disasters)
Anatomy of an Earthquake (Disasters)
by Renee C. Rebman
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The rumbling ground could only mean one thing: an earthquake. Learn about where and how earthquakes form, how scientists predict them, how structures are built to withstand them, and more.... (read more)

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