Illustrated guide to the world of geology and palaeontology, looking at how the study of rocks and minerals reveals information about the Earth's history, touring some of the world's most notable sites, and offering details on various specimens and collecting...
The definitive guide to rocks, minerals and gems, this title includes an introduction to rocks and minerals and how they form, and a quick guide to what you need and where to look. There is also a complete guide to identifying rocks and minerals and everything you need to know to start building a co..
The wind blows softly. Wind is the movement of air and although we cannot see it, air is everywhere on Earth. Humans, animals and plants all need air to live. So let's protect our air and keep it clean. Includes questions and an activity...
With this book youll discover that science isnt dry and boring -- its oozing with curiosity, dripping with fun and exploding with imagination! Filled with cool, crazy and downright gross science experiments to try at home, kids can find out firsthand how to make gloopy slime, take the shell off a ra..
Would you like to know more about the beautiful Mona Lisa, muscular David, the giant Buddha, Jesus Christ on high, the Little Mermaid, or delight in the splendour of sunflowers in bloom? Join Mina the cat and her twins Anna and Lana on their journey around the world to see some of the most famous pi..
Offices built like baskets, super-tall towers, magnificent cathedrals, designer villas, suspension bridges - all these plus many more buildings, some very important, others just plain peculiar, await everyone who joins Philip the stork and his friend Leap the frog on their quest to crack the mysteri..
An antelope and a baboon. An ill-matched pair, wouldn't you say? Well, you're in for a surprise: these two go really well together. Each looks out for the other as they protect themselves from their enemies. And these aren't the only two sharp-witted animals to have realised that it's good to have a..
From the Zebra shark and the Wobbegong, to the Great White and the Hammerhead, delve into the depths and discover the toothy grins and pointy fins of Australia's most dangerous sharks! Packed full of detailed illustrations, beautiful images from the Australian Geographic image library, interesting f..