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On Top of Mount Everest: And Other Explorations of Science in Action


Book Description
What happens to mountain climbers when they reach the top of Mount Everest? Why can some people roll their tongues but others can't? How will future astronauts deal with the strains of long trips through space? When you swing a bat at a baseball, why can't you "keep your eye on the ball?" The eleven explorations in this book cover some of the most fascinating questions about our bodies. From mount... More
Book Information
PublisherBoyds Mills Press
BindingHardcover
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages64
ISBN-101590782526
ISBN-13978-1590782521
Publication Date07/08/2005
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About Jack Myers (Author) : Jack Myers is a published author and an editor of children's books. Some of the published credits of Jack Myers include The Puzzle of the Platypus: And Other Explorations of Science in Action (Scienti... more
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About John Rice (Illustrator) : John Rice is a published author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of John Rice include The Puzzle of the Platypus: And Other Explorations of Science in Act... more
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