Animal Life Cycles cover

Animal Life Cycles This graphic nonfiction book introduces various animal life cycles, including birds, amphibians,...

Animal Life Cycles

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This graphic nonfiction book introduces various animal life cycles, including birds, amphibians, butterflies, and mammals.

Printable Probes and Cosmic Confetti cover

Printable Probes and Cosmic Confetti What does it take to land a space probe safely on another planet? Would you need expensive...

Printable Probes and Cosmic Confetti

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What does it take to land a space probe safely on another planet? Would you need expensive parachutes or complicated rockets to keep the probe from crashing to the ground? In Printable Probes and Cosmic Confetti, kids will learn how engineer Kendra Short plans to land her space probes with ease by creating an entirely new type of computer. In collaboration with NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program, this book features projects that are on the cutting edge of space science. ...

Force and Motion cover

Force and Motion Follow characters “Force” and “Motion” as they punt a football, ride a bicycle, and blast off in a...

Force and Motion

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Follow characters “Force” and “Motion” as they punt a football, ride a bicycle, and blast off in a rocket plane to find out! Through bright and colorful comic-book-style pages, kids will explore such concepts as friction, acceleration, and speed.

Web-Spinning Space Spiders

Web-Spinning Space Spiders How can you launch a big spacecraft without using a big, expensive rocket? How would you overcome...

Web-Spinning Space Spiders

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How can you launch a big spacecraft without using a big, expensive rocket? How would you overcome gravity and protect scientific equipment during the bumpy launch? Kids can find out in Web-Spinning Space Spiders! Follow along and read how physicist and engineer Robert Hoyt plans to create spiderlike machines to construct spacecraft in orbit around Earth. In collaboration with NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program, this book features projects that represent bold new advances in...

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The Cell Cycle This graphic nonfiction book introduces plant and animal cells and their cycles, including cell...

The Cell Cycle

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This graphic nonfiction book introduces plant and animal cells and their cycles, including cell diagrams, meiosis, mitosis, and disease.

Laser-Sailing Starships cover

Laser-Sailing Starships Have you ever dreamed of visiting a distant planet or star? Even the closest stars are so far away...

Laser-Sailing Starships

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Have you ever dreamed of visiting a distant planet or star? Even the closest stars are so far away that a visit might seem impossible—but maybe not! With Laser-Sailing Starships, kids will learn how physicist Philip Lubin plans to create space probes that can sail to the stars on a beam of light! In collaboration with NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program, this book features projects that represent bold new advances in space technology.

Solar-Wind-Riding Electric Sail cover

Solar-Wind-Riding Electric Sail With today’s technology, reaching the edge of the solar system takes decades, partly because...

Solar-Wind-Riding Electric Sail

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With today’s technology, reaching the edge of the solar system takes decades, partly because rockets need fuel and heavy fuel slows down the rockets. Traveling without the weight of fuel would be faster, but what would the craft use to move forward? Kids can find the answers in Solar-Wind-Riding Electric Sail! They can read how NASA engineer Bruce Wiegmann plans to use solar wind to move his ship faster and farther into outer space. In collaboration with the NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts...

Squishy Fishy Robot Explorers cover

Squishy, Fishy Robot Explorers Water is an essential ingredient to all forms of life as we know it. Is it possible that there is...

Squishy, Fishy Robot Explorers

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Water is an essential ingredient to all forms of life as we know it. Is it possible that there is life in the icy ocean that covers Jupiter’s moon Europa? Find out in Squishy, Fishy Robot Explorers! Learn how engineering professor Mason Peck plans to create fishlike robots to explore distant and unknown body of water. In collaboration with NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program, this book features projects on the cutting edge of space exploration and space technology!

Heat cover

Heat What is heat, and how do we use it? Through bright and colorful comic-book-style pages, kids will...

Heat

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What is heat, and how do we use it? Through bright and colorful comic-book-style pages, kids will have fun exploring such concepts as expansion, contraction, conduction, and more.

Building Blocks Magnetism cover

Magnetism What is magnetism, and how do magnets work? Bright and colorful comic-book-style pages will make...

Magnetism

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What is magnetism, and how do magnets work? Bright and colorful comic-book-style pages will make learning about magnetic poles and fields fun.

Building Blocks Sound cover

Sound What is sound, and how does it work? Through bright and colorful comic-book-style pages, kids will...

Sound

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What is sound, and how does it work? Through bright and colorful comic-book-style pages, kids will discover how sounds are carried and absorbed, and how we hear them.

Matter and Its Properties cover

Matter and Its Properties Through bright and colorful comic-book-style pages, kids will explore elements, compounds, and the...

Matter and Its Properties

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Through bright and colorful comic-book-style pages, kids will explore elements, compounds, and the properties of matter. They will have fun learning about molecules, protons, and neutrons. They will learn to read the periodic table, which is featured in a large, full spread.