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Finding Out about Solar Energy

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources?

Did you know that the sunlight that warms your skin on a sunny day can be used to produce energy? But how exactly do you collect sunlight and turn it into energy we can use? And what is the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 333.792'3

Finding Out about Wind Energy

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources?

Did you know that the same wind that messes up your hair can be used to create energy? How exactly do you harness the wind? And what is the effect on the environment? Read this book to find… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • ATOS: 4.4
  • Dewey: 333.9'2

Helper Robots

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

Robots help people in many situations. Some robots rescue people trapped by tornadoes or earthquakes. Others explore volcanoes and the seafloor. And some help scientists protect our… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 629.8'92

Let's Make Some Gold!: Science's Biggest Mistakes about Geology and Ecology

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

Is planet Earth flat? Is California an island? Can you mix other metals to make gold? At one time, science supported wild notions like these! But later studies proved these ideas were… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 001.9'6

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Robots Everywhere! — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

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This series engages readers through a fascinating topic: robots! Each book covers a variety of examples, ranging from helpful robots that vacuum our floors to sophisticated machines that help… Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $79.96
  • Your Price: $71.96
  • 4 titles

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Robots Everywhere! — Library Bound Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

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This series engages readers through a fascinating topic: robots! Each book covers a variety of examples, ranging from helpful robots that vacuum our floors to sophisticated machines that help… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Robots Everywhere! — Paperback Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

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This series engages readers through a fascinating topic: robots! Each book covers a variety of examples, ranging from helpful robots that vacuum our floors to sophisticated machines that help… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $34.16
  • Your Price: $34.16
  • 4 titles

Lightning Bolt Books ™ — Robots Everywhere! — eBook Set

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

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This series engages readers through a fascinating topic: robots! Each book covers a variety of examples, ranging from helpful robots that vacuum our floors to sophisticated machines that help… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $170.60
  • Your Price: $127.95
  • 4 titles

Remaking the John: The Invention and Reinvention of the Toilet

Did you know that about 40 percent of the world's population lives without toilets? That's more than two billion people, most of whom live in rural areas or crowded urban slums. And according… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1110
  • Dewey: 644'.6

Robots at Home

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

Robots work in homes every day. Some vacuum floors or mow lawns. Others keep people company. And some help kids have fun! What robots might you find in someone's home? Read this book to find out! Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 629.8'92

Robots in Space

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

Robots help us understand our universe. Some fly to distant planets. Others work alongside astronauts in space. And some drive across the surface of Mars. How do these robots work, and what… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 629.43

Science Gets It Wrong — Paperback Set

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

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Check out some of science's biggest mistakes and most glaringly incorrect assumptions. With spreads devoted to the most surprising stories, these books reveal how scientific thought has… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $15.18
  • Your Price: $15.18
  • 2 titles

Science Gets It Wrong — eBook Set

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

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Check out some of science's biggest mistakes and most glaringly incorrect assumptions. With spreads devoted to the most surprising stories, these books reveal how scientific thought has… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $159.96
  • Your Price: $119.97
  • 4 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources? — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources?

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This informative series sheds light on a key science question—What Are Energy Sources? Introduce students to the different forms of energy that power lights, cars, computers, and other… Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $119.94
  • Your Price: $107.95
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources? — Library Bound Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources?

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This informative series sheds light on a key science question—What Are Energy Sources? Introduce students to the different forms of energy that power lights, cars, computers, and other… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $183.90
  • Your Price: $137.93
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources? — Paperback Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources?

Set

This informative series sheds light on a key science question—What Are Energy Sources? Introduce students to the different forms of energy that power lights, cars, computers, and other… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $56.94
  • Your Price: $56.94
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources? — eBook Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Energy Sources?

Set

This informative series sheds light on a key science question—What Are Energy Sources? Introduce students to the different forms of energy that power lights, cars, computers, and other… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 6 titles

That Bull Is Seeing Red!: Science's Biggest Mistakes about Animals and Plants

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

Do bulls get angry when they see the color red? Do plants grow by snacking on soil? Are bats blind? At one time, science supported wild notions like these! But later studies proved these… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • ATOS: 5.6
  • Dewey: 500

The Case of the Vanishing Little Brown Bats: A Scientific Mystery

From the Series Sandra Markle's Science Discoveries

Little brown bats do us a big favor. They eat huge numbers of insects! That helps limit the spread of diseases and the damage that insects do to farm crops. But in recent years, large… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1030
  • ATOS: 6.3
  • Dewey: 599.4'72

We're the Center of the Universe!: Science's Biggest Mistakes about Astronomy and Physics

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

Does the universe circle around Earth? Do creatures live on the sun? Can you tell the future by looking at the stars? At one time, science supported wild notions like these! But later studies… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 520

Weather Robots

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robots Everywhere!

Robots help us understand our weather and climate. Some fly into storms to measure wind. Others dive into the ocean to learn about weather patterns. And some drive across frigid polar regions… Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 629.8'92

When Lunch Fights Back: Wickedly Clever Animal Defenses

The octopus spies a nice, tasty mantis shrimp. It swims over for a closer look at the small creature. Then—WHAM!—the mantis shrimp strikes a nasty blow with its hammer-like forelimb. The… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 591.47

Your Head Shape Reveals Your Personality!: Science's Biggest Mistakes about the Human Body

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

Do your eyes send out light like headlights? Does your liver create blood? Do bumps on your head tell what's inside your brain? At one time, science supported wild notions like these! But… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • ATOS: 5.9
  • Dewey: 610.9

Alternate Reality Game Designer Jane McGonigal

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Do you like the challenge and adventure of video games? As Jane McGonigal was growing up, she had fun playing early video games. As an adult, she saw games as an outlet for problem solving… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 794.8'1526