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Science & technology: general interest (Children's / Teenage)

See below for a selection of the latest books from Science & technology: general interest (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the Science & technology: general interest (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Science & technology: general interest (Children's / Teenage) books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Look & Learn: How A City Works

Look & Learn: How A City Works

Author: Alex Woolf Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/11/2020

Look & Learn: How An Airport Works

Look & Learn: How An Airport Works

Author: Roger Canavan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/11/2020

Look & Learn: How A Factory Works

Look & Learn: How A Factory Works

Author: Roger Canavan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/11/2020

Look & Learn: How A Hospital Works

Look & Learn: How A Hospital Works

Author: Alex Woolf Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/11/2020

Make Games with Circuits

Make Games with Circuits

Author: Chris (Editor) Harbo, Sarah Schuette Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/11/2020

If you can build it, you can play it! There are so many circuits you can make with just a few simple objects and steps. With a list of easy-to-find supplies and step-by-step instructions throughout the book, you can learn all about circuits and how they work while making them for yourself or as a gift.

Where Food Comes From: Bee to Honey

Where Food Comes From: Bee to Honey

Author: Sarah Ridley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/11/2020

Honey is a tasty food, but do you know where it comes from and how it ends up on the supermarket shelves? Follow the story of honey from the worker bees visiting flowers, through what happens in the hive and the collection process to a jar in your cupboard! The simple text in this book, suitable for children aged 5+, is accompanied by large, attractive photographs. Where food comes from is a series for young children, helping them question where their food comes from. It uncovers the role of bee keepers and others and begins an exploration of food groups. Children studying science topics including how plants change over time and healthy eating will also find these books useful.

Where Food Comes From: Blossom to Apple

Where Food Comes From: Blossom to Apple

Author: Sarah Ridley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/11/2020

Apples are a tasty food, but do you know where they come from and how they end up on the supermarket shelves? Follow the story of an apple from the first pink buds on an apple tree, through the farming process to packing houses and eventually to your fruit bowl! The simple text in this book, suitable for children aged 5+, is accompanied by large, attractive photographs. Where food comes from is a series for young children, helping them question where their food comes from. It uncovers the role of farmers and others and begins an exploration of food groups. Children studying science topics including how plants change over time and healthy eating will also find these books useful.

The Kid's Book of the Elements

The Kid's Book of the Elements

Author: Theodore Gray Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/11/2020

A fun, fascinating, and amazingly photographic exploration of the periodic table, for curious kids who want to understand how atoms and elements make up everything in the universe. In this very special kids' edition of Theodore Gray's The Elements, budding scientists, ages 6 to 9, will learn all about every element in the periodic table from the first element, Hydrogen (1), to the very last element, Oganesson (118). Filled with great big colorful photographs and fun facts for every element, The Kid's Book of The Elements is the perfect introduction to the fascinating world of chemistry and visual/tactile-based STEM/STEAM learning. This edition also includes 120 sturdy tear-out cards of each element for kids to play with and arrange on their own.

Natural Disaster Zone: Earthquakes and Tsunamis

Natural Disaster Zone: Earthquakes and Tsunamis

Author: Ben Hubbard Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/11/2020

Look inside natural disasters and discover how they work! Natural disasters devastate communities. They reshape the landscape and can drastically change people's lives for years after the event. Learn all about earthquakes and tsunamis. Find out how they form and where they are most likely to occur. Case studies and diagrams throughout reveal what scientists know about these phenomena and how they study them. Explore how natural disasters work by cracking them open and looking at them from the inside. How do they happen? How are they destructive? What happens on the inside of each phenomena? And where in the world are the danger zones? This series explore each of these questions in detail. This series uses detailed artwork and photographs to give a rounded view of each event. Perfect for readers aged 9+.

Kid Engineer: Working with Buildings and Structures

Kid Engineer: Working with Buildings and Structures

Author: Izzi Howell Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/11/2020

Discover the world of engineering with fun, step-by-step projects. Take a closer look at the engineering behind the buildings and structures that surround us. Discover how engineers balance forces so that buildings don't collapse, different types of bridges and the engineering secrets of famous landmarks. Kid-Engineer is the perfect introduction to the topic for budding young engineers. Each book focuses on one of the key engineering disciplines, breaking it down to make it interesting and accessible for young readers. Simple step-by-step activities bring the learning to life and encourage readers to develop their own engineering and design skills. Great reading for aspiring engineers aged 9 and above. Other titles in the series include: Energy Computers & Robotics Machines Transport & Aerospace Materials

Masterminds: Marie Curie

Masterminds: Marie Curie

Author: Izzi Howell Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/11/2020

Meet the S.T.E.A.M. pioneers and discover their fascinating life story and inspirations. Marie Curie tells the story of this key scientific figure, covering her origins as the daughter of a Polish teacher through her work on radioactivity, winning the Nobel Prize, her professorship at the Sorbonne and her amazing legacy to science today. Masterminds introduces some of the world's great scientists, inventors and artists, retelling their lives and explaining why their work is important. Clear photographic designs bring a real-life quality to these biographies and major S.T.E.A.M. discoveries. Provides an understanding of scientific discoveries and presents inspirational lives from a variety of diverse backgrounds. Includes a timeline of the person's life and shows the ongoing legacy that we can see around us today. Perfect for readers aged 7 and up.

Natural Disaster Zone: Wildfires and Freak Weather

Natural Disaster Zone: Wildfires and Freak Weather

Author: Ben Hubbard Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/11/2020

Look inside natural disasters and discover how they work! Natural disasters devastate communities. They reshape the landscape and can drastically change people's lives for years after the event. Learn all about wildfires and freak weather. Find out how they form and where they are most likely to occur. Case studies and diagrams throughout reveal what scientists know about these phenomena and how they study them. Explore how natural disasters work by cracking them open and looking at them from the inside. How do they happen? How are they destructive? What happens on the inside of each phenomena? And where in the world are the danger zones? This series explore each of these questions in detail. This series uses detailed artwork, cutaways and images from real-life to give a rounded view of each event. Perfect for readers aged 9 +.