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1000 Wonders of Nature
1000 Wonders of Nature by Readers Digest Editors 0276426142 9780276426148
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1000 Wonders of Nature by Readers Digest Editors

Delve below the Earth, soar beyond the heavens and scour every corner of the planet to discover wonders far greater in number than the worlds Big Seven -- and just as astounding. A riveting read for weird science buffs of all ages and an ideal way for parents and kids to share the thrills of learning, 1000 Wonders of Nature spotlights incredible animals, formidable forces of weather and mysterious occurrences -- and clearly explains the facts of science behind them all.<P>Filled with 1,300 up-close and astounding full-color photos of the most intriguing living creatures and impressive natural spectacles.<P>Chapters highlight: <BR>-- Natures Great Events, from the self-healing secrets of Peruvian parrots to the underwater fireworks sparked by spawning corals<BR>-- Amazing Animals, from lizards that walk on water to fish that spend the night in slimy sleeping bags to birds that feast on blood<BR>-- Microscopic Marvels, from destructive plant viruses that hitch rides with insects to friendly fungi that supply trees with essential minerals<BR>-- Heavenly Amazements, from diamond showers that fall from the sun to comets, quasars and blue moons<BR>-- Forces of Nature, from the worlds tallest waterfall to horrific hurricanes, terrifying tornadoes and volatile volcanoes

Author: Readers Digest Editors

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 448

Publisher: Readers Digest

Publication Date: 2002-10-28

Our Price: $6.27

ISBN: 0276426142

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