Native to several mountain ranges and plateaus in south Asia and eastern Europe, the snow leopard has been threatened by habitat loss, poaching, and a reduced food source. Learn how collaborative programs across borders and with local people have helped...
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, basketball legend and the NBA's alltime leading scorer, champions a lineup of little-known African-American inventors in this lively, kid-friendly book.Did you know that James West invented the microphone in your cell phone? That...
Summarizes one thousand notable inventions and discoveries of ancient and modern times, from 3,000,000 B.C. to the beginning of the twenty-first century A.D.
Examines 12 of the most engaging ancient mysteries. Each spread provides information about a mystery and its ancient and recent discoveries paired with interesting sidebars and questions to consider.
Examines 12 of the creepiest urban legends. Each spread provides information about a spooky story and its origins and variations paired with interesting sidebars and questions to consider.
Examines 12 of the most frightening alien encounters. Each spread provides information about a mysterious alien event and its origins paired with interesting sidebars and questions to consider.
Investigates 12 great moments in the history of the Internet. Includes amazing facts along with information about key players and innovations.
Investigates 12 great moments in the history of newspapers. Includes amazing facts along with information about key players and innovations.
Brief two-page discussions of twelve major events in the history of television broadcasting.
Offers readers 12 healthy habits they can form for life, including finding fun ways to exercise and managing screen time. Full-color spreads give readers essential facts about each habit, its benefits, and how the reader can get started today.
Survival stories are more gripping than endangered stories and this book describes the insect populations that have been able to recover from the human and climate factors that drove them to the edge of extinction
Tells the story behind Francis Scott Keys poem that became the national anthem of the United States. Each spread provides information about the context, wording, and lasting effects of the document paired with interesting sidebars, questions to consider,...