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Fall 2020

Folding Tech: Using Origami and Nature to Revolutionize Technology

Space probes, self-assembling robots, crash-absorbing cars, and designer proteins all have one thing in common: their use of folding technologies. To develop these technologies, engineers are… Read More →

  • Dewey: 736/.982
Fall 2020

Girl Code Revolution: Profiles and Projects to Inspire Coders

This book is part how-to, part profile, and all about leading the girl code revolution! Discover step-by-step instructions for interesting projects and profiles of inspirational female coders… Read More →

  • Dewey: 005.13078
Fall 2020

A Garden in Your Belly: Meet the Microbes in Your Gut

“A Garden in Your Belly's colorful world helped me wake up…This book is as powerful as it is beautiful!” —Eric Carle, author of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Your belly is full of tiny… Read More →

  • Dewey: 612.3/2
Fall 2020

Bionic Beasts: Saving Animal Lives with Artificial Flippers, Legs, and Beaks

What happens when a young elephant steps on a buried land mine? What happens when a sea turtle’s flipper is injured by a predator? Thanks to recent advances in technology, we have new ways to… Read More →

  • Dewey: 636.089/7
Fall 2020

Cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain Revolution: Bitcoin and Beyond

In January 2009, a mysterious software developer, Satoshi Nakamoto, exchanged a specially designed code with another developer. The code was a digital currency that Nakamoto had proposed… Read More →

  • Dewey: 332.4
Fall 2020

Timeline Science and Technology

A visual introduction to our planet and society told through the history of our greatest inventions and the technology that has changed the world. In his signature playful style, Peter Goes… Read More →

Fall 2020

Genomics: A Revolution in Health and Disease Discovery

Over the past 50 years, scientists have made incredible progress in the application of genetic research to human health care and disease treatment. Innovative tools and techniques, including… Read More →

  • Dewey: 572.8/6
Fall 2020

The Great Bear Rescue: Saving the Gobi Bears

From the Series Sandra Markle's Science Discoveries

Acclaimed science author Sandra Markle offers a fascinating look at Gobi bears—the rarest bears on the planet. These adorable animals face threats ranging from illegal gold miners to climate… Read More →

  • Dewey: 333.95/9784095173
Fall 2020

A Super Sticky Mistake: The Story of How Harry Coover Accidentally Invented Super Glue!

Everyone makes mistakes, and Harry Coover is no different. A brilliant scientist, Harry keeps making the same extra-sticky mistake, but he begins to wonder whether it's not such a mistake… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

Mister T.V.: The Story of John Logie Baird

John Logie Baird loves inventing things! When he hears about another inventor who has built a machine to show real live pictures, John sets about trying to do the same. Equipped with bits and… Read More →

  • Dewey: [E]
Fall 2020

The Great Pumpkin Smash: Engineering

From the Series Makers Make It Work

For Luke, autumn in Florida feels weird. There are no changing leaves, no cider, and worst of all, no pumpkin chucking! But maybe he can engineer a way to bring pumpkin spice to the south… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

Time to Shine!: Solar Energy

From the Series Makers Make It Work

Boom! Thunder crashes, and the electricity goes out. Sammi is crushed. Her parents had a fancy dinner planned! But no lights doesn't mean no power. Can Sammi use sun power to save the day?… Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: [Fic]
Fall 2020

20-Minute (Or Less) Animation Hacks

From the Series Vidcode Coding Hacks

Beginning coders can build their skill set with step-by-step instructions and animation projects. Start with stop-motion, add text and emoji, and finish with a few special effects! Page Plus… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 006.6/96
Fall 2020

20-Minute (Or Less) Digital Storytelling Hacks

From the Series Vidcode Coding Hacks

By completing these story-based projects, readers will gain a solid baseline in coding and have fun while learning. Build a slideshow, design a flag, create headlines that scroll across the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 808.5/430285
Fall 2020

20-Minute (Or Less) Filter Hacks

From the Series Vidcode Coding Hacks

Create a filter, dress up a photo, share it with your friends! Beginning coders learn solid skills while they build their own filters. Page Plus links to hands-on coding activities are… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • Dewey: 006.6/96
Fall 2020

20-Minute (Or Less) Meme Hacks

From the Series Vidcode Coding Hacks

With customizable projects, readers learn to combine pictures and text to create hilarious memes! Page Plus links to hands-on coding activities are included. These project-based titles are… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 006.6
Fall 2020

Bot Battles

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robotics

Which robot is fastest, smartest, or strongest? In robot competitions, the best bots battle it out. See how robots compete to solve puzzles, win races, and crush their opponents in robot… Read More →

  • Dewey: 796.16
Fall 2020

Everyday Robots

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robotics

Robots can help people clean, mow their lawns, learn new things, and more. Young readers will meet the robots making every day easier and discover which tasks helper robots will tackle next. Read More →

  • Dewey: 629.8/92
Fall 2020

Flying Robots

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robotics

Robots fly overhead to find someone who's lost, spy on enemies, and create maps. In the future, these robots might fill the sky. Kids will learn how robots fly, how operators control them, and more. Read More →

  • Dewey: 629.133/39
Fall 2020

Human-Like Robots

From the Series Lightning Bolt Books ® — Robotics

Imagine a robot greeting you at an office or taking your order at a restaurant. In the future, they just might! Kids will discover the robots learning to do human jobs, play sports, and more. Read More →

  • Dewey: 629.8/92
Fall 2020

Mysteries of Alien Life

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

Scientists have sent messages into space hoping that aliens will find them. But we may have already received messages of our own! Young readers will learn about the fascinating mysteries… Read More →

  • Dewey: 576.8/39
Fall 2020

Mysteries of Black Holes

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

Readers who are curious about space will be fascinated exploring what we know about black holes! See what astronomers have discovered already and learn about the mysteries we have yet to… Read More →

  • Dewey: 523.8/875
Fall 2020

Mysteries of Deep Space

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

Could astronauts use wormholes to travel from galaxy to galaxy? Learn what scientists understand about the shape of outer space and see what and other deep space mysteries they are trying to solve. Read More →

  • Dewey: 520
Fall 2020

Mysteries of Mars

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Space Mysteries

Could there be life on Mars? Scientists are trying to answer this and many other questions about our next-door planetary neighbor. Introduce young readers to the fascinating scientific… Read More →

  • Dewey: 523.43