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Discover Bionics

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Bionics uses mechanical and electronic technology to solve biological problems. How does it help people who have lost limbs walk again? How does it return hearing or vision to the deaf or… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 617.9/5

Discover Cryobiology

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Cryobiologists study how cold affects living things. This research has many amazing uses, but what do icy temperatures have to do with organ transplants? And how can researchers use a freezer… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 571.4/645

Discover Cutting-Edge Medicine

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Every year, doctors and medical researchers make incredible breakthroughs in human medicine. Did you know some are finding ways to build organs in laboratories? Or that others are studying… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 610.28/4

Discover Drones

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Drones seem to be everywhere. But what is the difference between drones used in the military and those used in civilian life? How fast can drones travel? Users pilot crewless aircraft of all… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 623.74/69

Discover Forensic Science

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Forensic scientists study evidence to figure out who committed a crime. But how do they determine the cause of death? And how do they use trained dogs and devices to track scents? Learn about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 710
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 363.25

Discover Nanotechnology

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Did you know that scientists are able to build with atoms, the smallest building blocks of the universe? Advanced devices, materials, and computers are three areas in which nanotechnology is… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 620.5

Discover Robotics

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Did you know that robots play a very large role in the lives of humans? They clean our floors, explore other worlds, and work in factories. As computers get smaller and faster, robots are… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • ATOS: 5.0
  • Dewey: 629.8/92

Discover Space Exploration

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Every year, scientists send people and robots into our solar system to explore space. How are scientists preparing for journeys to Mars? What are robotic explorers and how do they study the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 720
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 629.43/5

Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Earth's Cycles? — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Are Earth's Cycles?

Set

This essential science offering from Searchlight Books™ will help readers understand the major cycles that take place on Earth. Students will learn how elements in the natural environment… Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $215.95
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps? — Library Bound Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps?

Set

Introduce intermediate and upper-elementary readers to all kinds of maps, from political and topographic to climate and economic maps—even maps on a GPS! Each chapter deals with a specific… Read More →

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

Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps? — Paperback Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps?

Set

Introduce intermediate and upper-elementary readers to all kinds of maps, from political and topographic to climate and economic maps—even maps on a GPS! Each chapter deals with a specific… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $59.94
  • Your Price: $56.94
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps? — eBook Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps?

Set

Introduce intermediate and upper-elementary readers to all kinds of maps, from political and topographic to climate and economic maps—even maps on a GPS! Each chapter deals with a specific… Read More →

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

Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science? — Library Bound Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Set

Discover what's happening at the forefront of scientific research with the titles in this high-interest, curricular series. With clear text, vivid photos, and real-life examples, the… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $245.20
  • Your Price: $183.90
  • 8 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science? — Paperback Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Set

Discover what's happening at the forefront of scientific research with the titles in this high-interest, curricular series. With clear text, vivid photos, and real-life examples, the… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $79.92
  • Your Price: $75.92
  • 8 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science? — eBook Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What's Cool about Science?

Set

Discover what's happening at the forefront of scientific research with the titles in this high-interest, curricular series. With clear text, vivid photos, and real-life examples, the… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $373.20
  • Your Price: $279.90
  • 8 titles

Using Climate Maps

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps?

Ever wonder which states are the cloudiest? Or what city gets the most snow? Climate maps can tell you. They show average weather conditions—in your neighborhood, around the world, or even on… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 912.01/4

Using Economic and Resource Maps

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps?

Ever wonder what crops grow in North Carolina? Or which state park is nearest to your home? Economic and resource maps show what natural resources are in a place and how people in that place… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • ATOS: 5.3
  • Dewey: 912.01/4

Using Physical Maps

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps?

Have you ever wondered which countries have the most lakes? Or where the highest point in your state is? Physical maps show landscape features. They also often show land elevation, or how… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 912.01/4

Using Political Maps

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps?

Ever wonder what the capital of Alaska is? Or how many states share a border with New York? Political maps show state and national boundaries. They include major cities and places created by… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 912.01/4

Using Road Maps and GPS

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps?

Ever wonder what route would get you from coast to coast the fastest? Or where to find camping spots on a road trip? Road maps and GPS give details about routes and sites. But how do you… Read More →

  • Lexile: 820
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 910.285

Using Topographic Maps

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Do You Know about Maps?

Want to know just how tall Mount Everest is? Or what the city of Denver's elevation is? Then look at a topographic map! These maps use lines to show the height and shape of Earth's surface… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 912.01/4

Digital Safety Smarts: Preventing Cyberbullying

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Is Digital Citizenship?

Using technology to bully others is a serious problem many kids face. Learn about cyberbullying, including the effects it has, as well as how to identify and prevent it. Digital Safety Smarts: Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 302.34'302854678

How Can We Reduce Agricultural Pollution?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Can We Do about Pollution?

Everyone needs to eat, yet farming is a major cause of pollution around the world. But did you know that certain types of farming create less pollution than others? Or that some types of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 363.73'7

How Can We Reduce Fossil Fuel Pollution?

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — What Can We Do about Pollution?

Fossil fuels such as coal, oil, and gas create many types of pollution. But did you know that scientists have found ways to limit the pollution's effects? Or that even small changes can… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 5.2
  • Dewey: 333.8'2