The Periodic Table

Author: Adrian Dingle,Simon Basher

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 9780753415115

Category: Chemical elements

Page: 128

View: 1780

A mixture of science and art creates a periodic table never seen before.

Basher Science: The Periodic Table

Elements with Style!

Author: Adrian Dingle

Publisher: Kingfisher Books

ISBN: 9780753460856

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 8390

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.

Basher Science: The Complete Periodic Table

Author: Adrian Dingle,Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753442205

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 2365

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

UK Edition

Author: Adrian DINGLE,Dan Green

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 075343217X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

View: 918

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 easier 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. "a creative bombshell - will transform the way you think." Times Educational Supplement

Basher Science: Oceans

Making Waves!

Author: Dan Green

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780753468210

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 6831

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 Geography: Countries of the World

An Atlas with Attitude

Author: Mary Budzik

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753443414

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 200

View: 7688

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 Geography: Countries of the World features a different take on the traditional atlas approach and will capture the imagination of readers with its 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. Who knew that over 820 different languages are spoken in Papua New Guinea, or that Peru has more pyramids than Egypt?

Basher Science: Human Body

A Book with Guts!

Author: Dan Green,Simon Basher

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 9780753465011

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 6861

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: Chemistry

Getting a Big Reaction

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753440202

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 6670

Basher Science: Chemistry, Getting a Big Reaction created and illustrated by Simon Basher, Written by Dan Green: Discover the secrets of chemistry, and learn about the properties of matter and the ways in which they interact, combine and change. Chemistry is a compelling guide to a community of characters who make up everything around us.

Basher Science: Extreme Physics

Author: Simon Basher

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 9780753469569

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 7162

In Basher's totally hip and quirky style, readers are introduced to the amazing research that is revolutionizing physics! From the pioneering experiments taking place in the Hadron Collider to NASAs deep-space exploration, Basher Science: Extreme Physics highlights the realm of miniscule things that was discovered in the early 1900s by scientists who were on the hunt for teeny-tiny parts of matter, the bits from which all larger things are made. This wild, uncertain world is bursting with crazy characters you're about to meet-you're gonna love them!

The Periodic Table in Minutes

Author: Dan Green

Publisher: Quercus

ISBN: 1681443295

Category: Science

Page: 416

View: 1319

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: Sticker Book

A sticky introduction to the world of science!

Author: Simon Basher

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 9780753468289

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 16

View: 4220

From Basher, the illustrator who made science too-cool-for-school, comes the Basher Science: Sticker Book, a fun and funky poster and sticker book to introduce the youngest readers to the wonderful world of Basher Science. Featuring some of the friendly and iconic superstars of the best-selling titles in the series—Rocks and Minerals, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Planet Earth, Oceans, and Physics—as well as four pages of reusable stickers and gentle, child-friendly text, this book is an appealing, interactive treat for the youngest science hounds.

The Periodic Table

Author: Primo Levi

Publisher: Everyman's Library

ISBN: 0679444637

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 241

View: 9352

One of Italy's leading men of letters, a chemist by profession, writes about incidents in his life in which one or another of the elements figured in such a way as to become a personal preoccupation

Basher Science: Climate Change

Author: Simon Basher

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753440148

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 7321

Do you know your carbon cycle from your carbon footprint? Can you tell your greenhouse effect from your green house? And what exactly is a tipping point? If any of these questions leave you confused, then Basher Science: Climate Change is the book for you. From El Nino and hurricanes to deforestation and population growth of scale - this is a totally comprehensible guide to a fast-moving, essential topic. Subjects covered in this book include: ice caps, the greenhouse effect, global warming, the butterfly effect, atmospheric systems, acid rain, ocean systems, acidification, fossil fuels, heat waves, urbanization, carbon footprint, recycling, renewable energy, biofuels, and nuclear power.

Basher Science: Physics

Why Matter Matters!

Author: Dan Green

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0753466120

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 6932

Uses cartoon-style characters and everyday situations to explain the basic elements of physics.

Basher Science: Astronomy

Out of this World!

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0753466171

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 6542

Introduces astronomy and the things it studies through profiles in which the Solar System, the planets, stars, and the Milky Way galaxy introduce themselves.

Basher Science: Astronomy

Out of this World!

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 0753439964

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 5588

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.

Your Guide to the Periodic Table

Author: Gill Arbuthnott

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780778722458

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 9940

Your Guide to the Periodic Table is an easy-to-follow introduction to the elements that make up the periodic table of elements. Each element is linked to a science story or fascinating fact, from what makes sulfur smelly to what makes hydrogen explode, and everything in between. Packed with illustrations and explanatory diagrams, prepare to be amazed by the most wacky and informative look at the periodic table ever!

Basher Science: Rocks and Minerals

A Gem of a Book

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Green

Publisher: Kingfisher

ISBN: 9780753466148

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 2549

Simon Basher is back with another zany primer to science! Following his 3 successful titles on the basics of chemistry, physics, and biology, BASHER SCIENCE: ROCKS AND MINERALS is an in-depth look at the ground beneath our feet. Like his other titles, Basher presents these topics through charming and adorable illustrations and pairs them with basic information told from a first person perspective. He develops a community of characters based on the things that form the foundations of our planet: rocks, gems, crystals, fossils and more. And what's more, he makes it understandable, interesting, and cute. It's not what you expect out of a science primer.

Basher Science: Planet Earth

What Planet are You On?

Author: Simon Basher,Dan Gilpin

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0753466163

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 2644

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 Basics: Music

Author: Simon Basher,Basher (CRT),Dan Green

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0753466295

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 9733

Uses cartoon-style characters to explain basic concepts in music, discussing the basic characteristics of music, musical notation, musical instruments, and styles of music.