Science & Technology

This is an accessible and lively guide to the natural force of magnetism - what it is and how it works. You can learn how magnetism was discovered, the magnetic poles, how a compass works, how to test magnetic fields, and how magnets are used in everything from toys a... read more

Find Out About Magnets
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This stunning survey explores the solar system and its place in our galaxy and the universe itself. Fascinating and informative sections include: Discovering the Solar System, Beyond the Solar System and Exploring the Solar System. An additional reference... read more

The Illustrated Guide to the Solar System
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This title helps you find out all about astronomy and stargazing: how to spot constellations, how the universe is expanding, and what the planets in our solar system are like. ... read more

Find Out About Astronomy: a Fascinating Fact File and Learn-it-yourself Book, with 13 Projects and Over 240 Pictures
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Discover what machines are, how they work, and how they have developed through history, in this fascinating fact file and learn-it-yourself project book. You can find out about levers, pulleys, wheels and axles, gears, hydr... read more

Find Out About Machines: With 19 Projects and More Than 260 Pictures
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To become a ninja master, you need discipline, a silent footstep, and an impressive personal arsenal. Author and toy designer John Austin provides step-by-step instructions on how to turn everyday household and office items into 37 d... read more

Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction: Build and Master Ninja Weapons
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This bestselling DIY handbook now features new and expanded projects, enabling ordinary folks to construct 16 awesome ballistic devices in their garage or basement wo... read more

Backyard Ballistics: Build Potato Cannons, Paper Match Rockets, Cincinnati Fire Kites, Tennis Ball Mortars, & More Dynamite Devices
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This title comes with 15 projects and more than 260 pictures. It is a fascinating fact file and learn-it-yourself book on weather and climate: what they are and how they happen. You can discover where wind comes from, what a... read more

Find Out About Weather: with 15 Projects and More Than 260 Pictures
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Who invented the flying machine? Was the Titanic really the first 'unsinkable' ship? How would one use a phonoscope? Using old Victorian documents, Caroline Rochford takes the reader on a guided tour of hundreds of fascinati... read more

Great Victorian Inventions: Novel Contrivances and Industrial Revolutions
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Drones, RC cars, artificial limbs, Roombas--the robots have arrived! Don't you want your own? Author and physics teacher Bobby Mercer will show you how to turn common household objects and repurposed materials i... read more

The Robot Book: Build & Control 20 Electric Gizmos, Moving Machines, and Hacked Toys
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Trying to police and protect a child from screen time is unquestionably one of the most confusing and frustrating responsibilities of good parenting. It's a tough job being a 'media m... read more

The Upside of Digital Devices - How to Make Your Child More Screen Smart, Literate, and Emotionally Intelligent
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3D printers have revolutionized the worlds of manufacturing, design, and art. But how does a person with little or no computer design experience create an object to print? The best way to learn is through hands-on experien... read more

A Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing: 14 Simple Toy Designs to Get You Started
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Culling common household items to create an uncommon arsenal of miniature gadgets and sidearms, this guidebook provides do-it-yourself spy enthusiasts with 35 different surveillance tools and weapons. From a mini-catapult in a breath-mint tin to milk-jug c... read more

Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction 2
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