Inside Biosphere 2: Earth Science Under Glass PDF/EPUB

Inside Biosphere 2: Earth Science Under Glass In the Arizona desert, scientists conduct studies and experiments aimed to help us better understand our environment and what sort of things are happening to it due to climate change The location is Biosphere , an immense structure that contains a replica ocean, savannah, and rainforest, among other Earth biomes It s a unique take on the Scientists in the Field mission

10 thoughts on “Inside Biosphere 2: Earth Science Under Glass

  1. Manybooks Manybooks says:

    Finally and after a number of frustrating and annoying recent outer space themed personal reading experiences , Mary Kay Carson s Mission to Pluto The First Visit to an Ice Dwarf and the Kuiper Belt is a non fiction astronomy book geared to children older children above the age of eleven or so, as there is not only quite a bit of presented text but also by necessity of the subject matter, some su

  2. Manybooks Manybooks says:

    Yes, I have certainly been very much enjoying Mary Kay Carson s Beyond the Solar System Exploring Galaxies, Black Holes, Alien Planets, and More and have also and equally encountered much enlightening, much educational information and many both specific andgeneral details about both the history of astronomy from ancient Greece until now, interesting and sometimes if not even rather often unknown t

  3. Manybooks Manybooks says:

    While I have indeed been enjoying Mary Kay Carson s Exploring the Solar System A History With 22 Activities and have in fact also learned much about the history of astronomy as well as many interesting, sometimes even unknown to me facts and details about our solar system, its planets, moons, comets and the like , this book is also not in any manner perfection For quite frankly and for me personall

  4. Krista the Krazy Kataloguer Krista the Krazy Kataloguer says:

    Another excellent entry in the Scientists in the Field series Carson here follows Dr Merlin Tuttle and the scientists of Bat Conservation International as they study bats at Bracken Bat Cave in Texas and other American sites Some of these species are endangered, largely due to habitat destruction and a disease called white nose syndrome I learned that not every cave is suitable for bats roosting pla

  5. Laura Gardner Laura Gardner says:

    This is another excellent addition to the Scientists in the Field series The Tornado Scientist follows meteorologist Robin Tanamachi as she explains her fascination with tornadoes from a young age and her career as a researcher and storm chaser The book is an effective combination of the personal story of Robin, as well as personal stories from tornado victims and extensive information about tornadoe

  6. Abby Johnson Abby Johnson says:

    I don t know if you know this about me, but I love bats They are so cool They eat insects They re the only mammals that truly fly They hang upside down I just think bats are really cool In fact, I can t even count the number of times I said, Oh, cool as I was reading this book.The beautiful photos, ranging from stunning wide shots of millions of bats to unique close ups of individuals, will win you ov

  7. Ms. B Ms. B says:

    Great overview of the study of astronomy, from the earliest days when we believed Earth was the center of the universe and all other bodies rotated around it to the modern day study of dark matter Includes lots of sidebars, experiments, glossary and bibliography of websites and books for those who want to learn .This will be an awesome resource for both students and educators.

  8. LauraW LauraW says:

    This is an amazing book The text is readable and interesting The people are presented in interesting ways The information is solid And the pictures and illustrations are fabulous If I were still teaching, I would definitely include this in my personal classroom library A magnificent book for older kids and interested adults.

  9. Jill Jill says:

    Beyond the Solar System Exploring Galaxies, Black Holes, Alien Planets, and More is part of a large series of non fiction books from the Chicago Review Press Each of the books contains lots of photographs and 21 activities to help kids learnabout the topic covered by the book.In this particular book, the activities are especially valuable, because this is a tough subject The author takes on relativity, p

  10. Ms. Yingling Ms. Yingling says:

    Copy provided by Young Adult Books CentralThis brief overview of different facets of the study of Mars is a good way to introduce new readers to information about the planets, but has enough in the way of facts to add to the knowledge of a child who has already begun to investigate this topic Two page spreads cover the difference between Mars and Earth, a Close up look, information about water and life fo

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