The study of the composition, structure, properties and change of matter.
This book uses simple, hands-on experiments with liquids to teach readers how the scietific method works.
A first science series that introduces young readers to basic science principles in a friendly and accessible way. Early scientific skills are taught through a combination of experiments, activities and key questions, designed to get young scientists thinking! Everyday Materials introduces readers to di ...Show more
An interactive, rip-roaring pop-up journey with the most influential substance of all time - WATER. Pull tabs, spin wheels, flip flaps and reveal the GIANT pop-ups to learn all you ever needed to know about water. Water has been on Earth for millions and millions of years - but how much do you really kn ...Show more
Category: Chemistry | Reading Level: near fine
The phenomenal Sunday Times bestseller Periodic Tales by Hugh Andersey-Williams, packed with fascinating stories and unexpected information about the building blocks of our universe. Everything in the universe is made of them, including you. Like you, the elements have personalities, attitudes, talent ...Show more
Fascinating and hilarious true stories from the Periodic Table - Longlisted for the Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books 2011 Why did Gandhi hate iodine (I, 53)? Why did the Japanese kill Godzilla with missiles made of cadmium (Cd, 48)? How did radium (Ra, 88) nearly ruin Marie Curie's reputatio ...Show more
Explore, create and investigate Wind and Water. Learn about these elements through experiments, investigations and hands-on tasks. What on Earth? takes the reader on a journey of discovery to explore the natural elements of our world. Discover all about the water cycle and make a precipitation gauge or ...Show more
A Beginners Guide to the Periodic Table is a mind-blowing guide to the elements that make up the periodic table. By linking each element to a story, wacky science analogy or fascinating fact, Gill creates a unique first reference to the periodic table. From smelly sulphur and exploding hydrogen to why S ...Show more
An explosive look at chemistry with Robert Winston, All about Chemistry answers all those intriguing questions your kids ask...Why are helium balloons lighter than air? What are the secrets of the Philosopher's Stone? All About Chemistry takes an amazing look at the what, why and how of science. From th ...Show more
Category: Cook Books/Party Books
Teaching your kids science just got better--and tastier! With the awe-inspiring and accessible recipes and projects in Amazing (Mostly) Edible Science,uniting science and cooking has never been easier. Introduce your children to the wonders of science by creating projects and experiments in your very ow ...Show more
Hundreds of fun and educational hands-on experiments that teach the fundamentals of science! The more than 300 experiments are broken down in chapters by materials or resources used; paper, the wind, soap etc. Most of the experiments are easy enough for kids to execute on their own, while a few may requ ...Show more
Great advances in human history have often rested on and prompted progress in chemistry. The exploitation of fire, the development of pigments, and the discovery that metals could be smelted and worked laid the foundations of civilization. The search for better tools and weapons drove metallurgy, and th ...Show more
As the central science that bridges biology and physics, chemistry explains the diversity of all things tangible at a molecular level. Chemistry is the science of matter--its composition, structure, properties, and how it changes. Understand chemistry, and you'll know why some things oxidize and others ...Show more