Is That a Fact?

There is life on other planets. People have tiny insects living in their eyelashes. You may have heard these common sayings before. But are they really true? Can they be proven through research? The Is That a Fact? series investigates and finds out which statements are true, which ones are false, and which ones still stump researchers! See if you can tell the difference between fact and fiction in this fun, high-interest series that emphasizes critical thinking.

Cover: Is the Bermuda Triangle Really a Dangerous Place?: And Other Questions about the Ocean
Cover: Were Potato Chips Really Invented by an Angry Chef?: And Other Questions about Food
Cover: Did President Grant Really Get a Ticket for Speeding in a Horse-Drawn Carriage?: And Other Questions about U.S. Presidents
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Is That a Fact? Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set
Is That a Fact? — eBook Set
Is That a Fact? — Interactive Books Set
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  • Soon! Spring 2020
  • New! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019
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Can an Old Dog Learn New Tricks?: And Other Questions about Animals 860 U 5.0
Can Lightning Strike the Same Place Twice?: And Other Questions about Earth, Weather, and the Environment 850 U 5.3
Can Rats Swim from Sewers into Toilets?: And Other Questions about Your Home 840 U 5.2
Did Castles Have Bathrooms?: And Other Questions about the Middle Ages 790 U 5.4
Did Greek Soldiers Really Hide Inside the Trojan Horse?: And Other Questions about the Ancient World 790 U 5.2
Did President Grant Really Get a Ticket for Speeding in a Horse-Drawn Carriage?: And Other Questions about U.S. Presidents 740 U 4.9
Does an Apple a Day Keep the Doctor Away?: And Other Questions about Your Health and Body 830 U 5.2
Does a Ten-Gallon Hat Really Hold Ten Gallons?: And Other Questions about Fashion 800 U 5.3
Does It Really Take Seven Years to Digest Swallowed Gum?: And Other Questions You've Always Wanted to Ask 860 U 5.3
Do People Really Have Tiny Insects Living in Their Eyelashes?: And Other Questions about the Microscopic World 740 U 4.8
Is the Bermuda Triangle Really a Dangerous Place?: And Other Questions about the Ocean 840 U 5.3
Is There Life on Other Planets?: And Other Questions about Space 720 U 4.6
Was There Really a Gunfight at the O.K. Corral?: And Other Questions about the Wild West 820 U 5.3
Were Early Computers Really the Size of a School Bus?: And Other Questions about Inventions 810 U 5.4
Were Potato Chips Really Invented by an Angry Chef?: And Other Questions about Food 830 U 5.2
  • Available in limited formats
  • Soon! Spring 2020
  • New! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019

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Is That a Fact?

There is life on other planets. People have tiny insects living in their eyelashes. You may have heard these common sayings before. But are they really true? Can they be proven through research? The Is That a Fact? series investigates and finds out which statements are true, which ones… View →