Read e-book online John James Audubon (Conservation Heroes) PDF

By Patrice Sherman

ISBN-10: 1604139536

ISBN-13: 9781604139532

Artist, author, naturalist, and frontiersman John James Audubon explored America's desert through the early nineteenth century, gazing and recording the wonders he chanced on there. From the Kentucky frontier to the Mississippi bayou to the icy coast of Labrador, he took his sketchbook and magazine with him at any place he went. His accrued work, Birds of the United States, grew to become one of many nation's maximum artworks and typical background. His journals rfile an period whilst American's forests nonetheless teemed with ivory-billed woodpeckers, Carolina parrots, passenger pigeons, and different species now extinct. Audubon was once the 1st to sound the alarm over the destruction of the desert. this day, the Audubon Society, based in his identify, serves as his legacy, instructing humans concerning the price of organic variety during the global. Readers will discover the illustrated global of John James Audubon during this colourful new volume.

Show description

Download e-book for iPad: Get a Job at the Airport (Bright Futures Press : Get a Job) by Joe Rhatigan

By Joe Rhatigan

ISBN-10: 1634719034

ISBN-13: 9781634719032

ISBN-10: 1634719492

ISBN-13: 9781634719490

In Get a role on the Airport, fictional personality Jeremiah Oliver Baumgartner (Job, for brief) introduces readers to a large choice possibilities came across (through his event and misadventures) on the airport. again topic comprises artistic writing activates and activities.

Show description

Download e-book for kindle: National 4 Physics by Arthur Baillie

By Arthur Baillie

ISBN-10: 1471848604

ISBN-13: 9781471848605

This booklet is a complete source for students learning nationwide four Physics which adheres heavily to the SQA syllabus. every one portion of the booklet suits a compulsory unit of the syllabus, and every bankruptcy corresponds to a key region. as well as the center textual content, the ebook features a number of distinctive features:

· actions to consolidate learning
· labored examples to illustrate key processes
· In-text inquiries to try wisdom and understanding
· End-of-chapter questions for homework and assessment
· Summaries of key evidence and concepts
· targeted part at the further price Unit
· resolution part behind the book

Show description

Astronauts: A Space Discovery Guide (Space Discovery Guides) - download pdf or read online

By Margaret J. Goldstein

ISBN-10: 1512425885

ISBN-13: 9781512425888

were you aware that astronauts paintings in the world and in area to review areas past our planet's surroundings? yet there is a lot extra to area trip than simply learn. without gravity, a wild agenda that incorporates 16 sunrises and 16 sunsets each twenty-four hours, and no clean foodstuff, it may be a problem to stick fit in orbit. private and non-private area businesses are operating to resolve those difficulties as people trip farther and extra often into the depths of area. research extra concerning the day-by-day lives of astronauts and the way they dwell, paintings, and get ready for the longer term in space.

Show description

Get The Endocrine System (The Human Body-How It Works) PDF

By Lynette Rushton,Denton A., M.D. Cooley

ISBN-10: 1604133694

ISBN-13: 9781604133691

very like the worried procedure, the endocrine method relays vital conversation indications in the course of the physique. The endocrine approach makes use of chemical signs, often called hormones, that are produced and saved in detailed glands within the physique. assorted glands produce really good hormones and unlock them into the bloodstream. From there, those hormones can commute on to the tissues and organs and support keep an eye on physically capabilities. In "The Endocrine System", learn the way this chemical messaging method is key to the body's progress, metabolism, and sexual development.

Show description

Download e-book for iPad: The Evolution of Mammalian Characters by D. M. Kermack

By D. M. Kermack

ISBN-10: 0709915349

ISBN-13: 9780709915348

ISBN-10: 1468478192

ISBN-13: 9781468478198

This e-book isn't meant to offer an entire and finished account of the Mesozoic mammals, and neither is it meant as a instruction manual for examine employees learning pre-Tertiary mammals. Our purpose is to offer an account of the foundation and evolution of definite of the characters of the Mammalia. we've got attempted to painting the fossils we describe because the dwelling animals they as soon as have been, now not as useless bones. Our account ends with the tip of the decrease Cretaceous, due to the fact through that point the main characters of the mammals had develop into proven. There exist a few characters which, at this time day, are restricted to the Mammalia. those comprise: (1) a jaw articulation shaped through the squamosal and the dentary; (2) a sequence of 3 bones, malleus, incus and stapes connecting the tympanic membrane to the internal ear; (3) the presence of hair or fur; (4) the presence of milk-glands within the girl; (5) the left aortic arch is the systemic arch; (6) the phalangeal formulation in either manus and pes is; (7) a number of the the teeth have multiple root. of those characters (1) or (2) are adequate via themselves to outline a mammal; characters (6) and (7) are identified to were already in lifestyles in a few of the mammal-like reptiles - the ancestors of the mammals.

Show description

Download e-book for iPad: 365 activités scientifiques (ACTIVITES) (French Edition) by Rosie Dickins,Jane Chisholm,Kirsteen

By Rosie Dickins,Jane Chisholm,Kirsteen Robson,Collectif,Virginie Clauzel

ISBN-10: 1409577384

ISBN-13: 9781409577386

La technological know-how en s'amusant, avec une expérience ou une activité par jour. Des expériences aux résultats souvent surprenants qui fascineront les enfants. De quoi susciter des vocations ! Avec des liens web pour approfondir chaque sujet.

La technology en s'amusant, avec une expérience ou une activité par jour. Des expériences aux résultats souvent surprenants qui fascineront les enfants. De quoi susciter des vocations ! Avec des liens net pour approfondir chaque sujet.

development de buildings et étude des formes, principe de l'émulsion (avec réalisation de French dressing et de mayonnaise), étude de l'équilibre (à l'aide de papillons équilibristes) et bien d'autres choses encore.

Show description

Download e-book for iPad: Pour Les Nuls présente Le Corps humain (French Edition) by Patrick GEPNER,Sylvain FRECON,Amandine WANERT

By Patrick GEPNER,Sylvain FRECON,Amandine WANERT

ISBN-10: 2324005468

ISBN-13: 9782324005466

Pour Les Nuls présente : une nouvelle assortment de savoir ludique available dès eight ans !

La célèbre licence " Pour Les Nuls " fait des petits... avec cette nouvelle assortment de livres documentaires pour les enfants ! Des textes de qualité sont associés à des photographies et illustrations qui font sur chaque thématique un exposé complet, attrayant et tout en couleur. En bonus : une frise à déplier au début de chaque ouvrage, pour décorer sa chambre.

Ce livre vous permettra de tout voir, tout savoir et tout comprendre sur ce qui constitue le corps humain, des muscle groups au squelette en passant par los angeles cellule microscopique. Sang, cœur, cerveau... remark communiquent-ils entre eux ? remark fonctionne le système respiratoire ? remark les aliments sont-ils digérés ? Le corps et ses mystères n'auront plus de secrets and techniques pour vous !

Il n'y a pas d'âge pour apprendre en s'amusant !

Show description