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Weird, wacky, science

Author: Sandra Markle; Cecile Schoberle
Publisher: New York : Hyperion Books for Children, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Presents facts revealing some of the strange and even weird aspects of humans, animals, and general science while also suggesting experiments related to this information.
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Genre/Form: Puzzles and games
Juvenile works
Miscellanea
Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Markle; Cecile Schoberle
ISBN: 0786810890 9780786810895 0786821795 9780786821792
OCLC Number: 38010514
Description: vii, 70 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Your really strange body: Put the finger on crime --
Can your fingerprints create music? --
Who is living on you? --
Look through a hole in your hand! --
Can you keep from yawning? --
Can you keep from blinking? --
Trick your taste buds --
Can a potato taste like an apple? --
Can you hold your hand still? --
Weird animals: Some fish spend the night in a slimy sack --
Can you balance like a bird? --
Do pink flamingos have to eat to stay pink? --
These animals are wacky-maybe --
Do a beaver's teeth ever stop growing? --
Wacky science magic: Make a balloon pop into a jar --
Make paper put on the pressure --
Blow through the bottle --
Make a weird geehaw thingamajig --
Make it keep swinging.
Responsibility: Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Cecile Schoberle.

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Presents facts revealing some of the strange and even weird aspects of humans, animals, and general science while also suggesting experiments related to this information.

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