Product Description From Booklist Scientist and television personality Nye introduces young readers to the amazing sometimes mysterious biome that covers nearly three-quarters of the earth's surface. He discusses marine animals and plants salinity currents tides the effects of earthquakes and tsunamis and contemporary methods of exploration. Each chapter includes several illustrations mostly in full color as well as photographs numerous sidebars and an experiment designed to demonstrate a scientific principle. Most of the experiments are easily duplicated use readily accessible materials and can be performed without adult help. Specialized vocabulary is defined within the text and the table of contents is fairly extensive. An attractive choice for classroom science lessons this may also appeal to browsers. Kay Weisman --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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