Basher Science: The Complete Periodic Table

Author: Adrian Dingle,Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753442205

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 3951

Do you confuse boron with barium or chlorine with fluorine? Fear not! Basher Science has come to the rescue by mixing science and art to create a unique periodic table. From unassuming oxygen to devious manganese, the incredible elements show you the periodic table as you've never seen it before. Basher Science: The Periodic Table gives a face, voice and personality to the chemical elements, making learning chemistry easy and a whole lot more fun. This new expanded edition reflects the latest discoveries, and now each of the 115 elements has not just a picture but an information-packed page all to itself. Basher's highly original books make difficult concepts tangible, understandable and even lovable. With his stylish, contemporary characters he communicates science brilliantly.

Basher Science: The Periodic Table

Elements with Style!

Author: Adrian Dingle

Publisher: Kingfisher Books

ISBN: 9780753460856

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 1920

Web-style "homepages" introduce to budding chemists each of the chemical elements from the periodic table, complete with witty and informative profiles written by the elements themselves. Original. 20,000 first printing.

The Periodic Table

Author: Adrian Dingle,Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 0753437481

Category: Chemical elements

Page: 192

View: 4428

Designed to make learning chemistry much easier and a whole lot more fun, these elements show you the periodic table as you have never seen it before. Every element in this engaging little book is a specially created character with its own unique personality.

Basher Science: Human Body

A Book with Guts!

Author: Dan Green,Simon Basher

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753439999

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 1020

Basher Science: Human Body, A Book with Guts! Created & illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green From the best-selling team that brought you The Periodic Table, Physics, Biology, and Astronomy comes a topic that's close to our hearts-literally! Meet the characters and processes that that keep the human body chugging along. From the basic building blocks like Cell, DNA, and Protein, to Bones, Muscles, and all of the fun-loving Organs, readers will cozy up with the guys on the inside. Trust us-Liver has never looked better!

Basher Science: Technology

A byte-sized world!

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753440172

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 2055

Basher Science: Technology, A byte-sized world! created and illustrated by Simon Basher, written by Dan Green From the bestselling illustrator whose friendly take on science has revolutionized our understanding of everything from the periodic table to the universe, comes a fresh take on technology as only Basher can do it. Discover the secrets behind the devices we take for granted, and learn about the amazing inventions that have transformed our lives. From the Movers and Shakers who power our physical world, to the Gizmos, Home Bodies, and High Rollers who power our vehicles, entertainment, and smartphones—and pretty much everything else around us—Technology is a compelling guide to the big-bytes whiz-kids, powerhouse motors, and other characters who drive our inventive, highly engineered world.

Basher Countries of the World

An Atlas with Attitude

Author: Mary Budzik

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 0753442450

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

View: 8411

This brand-new addition to the Basher range of books, which include the bestselling Complete Periodic Table from the Basher Science series, offers a unique and exciting way to explore the world. Basher's World features a different take on the traditional atlas approach and will capture the imagination by creating one of Basher's quirky and highly memorable characters to visualize the world's countries (and other key territories). You'll never forget the huge and fascinating country of Brazil envisaged as a footballer! Accompanying each country character is a detailed map as well as key facts and some amazing information that will capture the imagination. Who knew that over 300 different languages are spoken in Indonesia, or that Sudan has more pyramids than Egypt?

The Periodic Table in Minutes

Author: Dan Green

Publisher: Quercus

ISBN: 1681443295

Category: Science

Page: 416

View: 802

An icon of science, the Periodic Table defines the fundamental chemistry of everything in the universe. In this compact yet comprehensive guide, Dan Green outlines the history, development and workings of the table, shows how its design reflects and illuminates the organisation of all matter, and even explains what it has to tell us about the chemistry of distant stars and of our own bodies. Contents include an individual entry for every known element? detailing properties, uses and key data, and sections on the patterns and groups of the famous table, as well as explanations of basic chemistry concepts such as elements and compounds, atomic structure, chemical bonds, reactions and radioactivity, amongst many others.

Basher Science: Oceans

Making Waves!

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 075344027X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 7740

From the illustrator who showed the periodic table in a whole new light and gave us his fresh spin on physics, biology, astronomy, rocks and minerals, planet earth and chemistry, comes Basher Science: Oceans, Making Waves! created and illustrated by Simon Basher and written by Dan Green to give us a look into our magical and mysterious oceans. Not content to stay on dry land, Basher takes to the high seas in this friendly guide to everything above and below the oceans. Meet the members of the Shoreline Gang, the Deep-down Dandies, and the characters in the Open-water Crew. Encounter deep trenches, curious creatures, mountains taller than any you will find on land, and the mixers and stirrers that keep the water flowing. Throughout it all, Basher's bold, cheerful artwork pairs with rock solid scientific information to personalize readers' understanding of Earth's mysterious underwater world. Bonus: includes a must-have pull out poster of the oceanic characters

Basher Science: Planet Earth

What Planet are You On?

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Gilpin

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0753466163

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 8057

Discusses how the Earth was formed, its different ecosytems, its natural resources, the types of rocks found on the Earth, how water moves on Earth, and the climate and weather of the Earth.

Basher Science: Astronomy

Out of this World!

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753439964

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 2142

Basher Science: Astronomy, Out of this World! created and illustrated by Simon Basher, Written by Dan Green: Like a Facebook for the universe, Astronomy gives every important celestial body and concept its own page, where readers can learn its behaviors, likes, and dislikes up close and personal. From the flashy stars to the shadowy and strange objects that hang out like loners at the edges of the universe, no player goes unnoticed. Every profile has a hip anime-style portrait to round out the picture, but make no mistake: while the presentation is all style, the science is rock solid. The book includes a super cute poster of the solar system in the back. The universe has never been so cool.

Basher Basics: Space Exploration

Author: Simon Basher

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753440113

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 1130

Basher Basics: Space Exploration, Created & illustrated by Simon Basher From Basher, the illustrator who showed the periodic table in a whole new light and gave us his fresh spin on physics, astronomy, planet Earth, chemistry and more, comes a book that shines its light into out-of-this-world beings who make the universe tick. Learn about the amazing research that is revolutionizing space exploration, from the pioneering space crafts and equipment known as 'Space Aces' that have been used to delve into deep-space exploration to the scientists known as 'The Outerplanetary Mob' that have not only taken voyages to space and back but have contributed to our understanding of the universe. Space Exploration is a compelling guide to developments at the very forefront of science - a must-read for anyone wishing to understand, and engage with, modern space.

Periodic Table in Minutes

Author: Dan Green

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 178429604X

Category: Science

Page: 416

View: 9483

An icon of science, the Periodic Table defines the fundamental chemistry of everything in the universe. In this compact yet comprehensive guide, Dan Green outlines the history, development and workings of the table, shows how its design reflects and illuminates the organisation of all matter, and even explains what it has to tell us about the chemistry of distant stars and of our own bodies. Contents include an individual entry for every known element - detailing properties, uses and key data - and sections on the patterns and groups of the famous table, as well as explanations of basic chemistry concepts such as elements and compounds, atomic structure, chemical bonds, reactions and radioactivity, amongst many others.

Basher Science: Oceans

Making Waves!

Author: Dan Green

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780753468210

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 8276

Uses cartoon-style characters and everyday situations to explain the different layers of the ocean, the plants and animals that live there, and how pollution is affecting the world's oceans.

Basher Science: Biology

Life As We Know It

Author: Dan Green,Simon Basher

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753440016

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 616

Basher Science: Biology, Life As We Know It created and illustrated by Simon Basher, Written by Dan Green: Nature's building blocks have never been more sociable than in this newest offering from the creators of The Periodic Table and Physics. From cells to DNA, from viruses to mammals, from chlorophyll to flowers and fruit, and including the human body's parts and systems, Biology is a single volume BIO101 course. Distinctive characters, a creative pallette, and straight- forward text make it all clear—and fun!

Basher Basics: Math

A Book You Can Count On

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753440342

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 6226

asher Basics: Math, A Book You Can Count On created and illustrated by Simon Basher: Meet Zero, a bubbly fellow who will dissolve you to nothing, and say hello to the all-action Units, who just love to measure. Get a load of greedy Multiply, a big guy who hoards numbers together, and stand amazed by mysterious Pi, who goes on and on and on . . . to Infinity! Multiply your number know-how with Basher's unique one-stop guide to the building blocks of mathematics. Packed with top tips and memorable characters, this is an essential book for students ages 8 and up.

Die Elemente

Bausteine unserer Welt

Author: Theodore Gray

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783771644352

Category:

Page: 240

View: 9442


Basher Science: Physics

UK Edition

Author: Dan Green

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 0753435829

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 1284

The science of physics is full of wacky characters and crazy concepts, but it often seems daunting and unapproachable. Physics throws open the doors and welcomes you in, introducing you to a wild community of characters – think of it as a mySpace.com site for the universe's building blocks.

Basher Science: An A to Z of Science

Author: Tom Jackson

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753445018

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 6122

This handy visual dictionary covers the key topics in the core STEM subjects of biology, chemistry, and physics. The A-Z of Science brings the unique and popular Basher illustrative approach of capturing key scientific concepts as quirky but memorable characters, combined with the informative, humorous, and accessible text of science author Tom Jackson. This handy guide will be a sure-fire hit with school students learning these core subjects for the first time, as well as a useful reference guide and reminder for older high-school and college students looking for a revision guide. The entries are organized alphabetically, and cover all the topics you would expect to find in a core science book, from acids and atoms to X-rays and zygotes. Break-out feature spreads cover more complex, high-interest topics such as classification, cell, and nitrogen cycle. The A-Z of Science, which includes over 300 scientific definitions, is a must-have book for every student of science.