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EAN-139780753466070   EAN-13 barcode 9780753466070
Product NameDiscover Science: Robots
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHardcover
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0753466074
SKUAPX7687672224331020
Price New5.94 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used0.15 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width0.5 inches    (convert)
Height10.21 inches    (convert)
Length7.97 inches    (convert)
Weight15.2 ounces    (convert)
AuthorClive Gifford
Page Count56
BindingHardcover
Published08/16/2011
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Make science accessible with this essential series that will capture children's imagination while laying the foundation for future learning. With age-appropriate language and an eye-catching design, Discover Science gives young readers the answers to fundamental questions about the human body, animals, planet Earth and the Solar System.


In today's wired world, robots are everywhere: in the movies, on TV, in space, in computer games. Discover Science: Robots by Clive Gifford introduces the concept of a robot, and examines the many uses of robots in science, entertainment and industry. Definitions of new words are provided on each page, and at the end children can do one of three hands-on activities to create their own robots.

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