When? Where? What? Why? This stimulating and comprehensive encyclopedia for children provides answers to all the questions kids love to ask.Each chapter is jam-packed with maps, charts, timelines, diagrams, beautiful images and amazing facts. Did you know, for example, that a single drop of blood contains around five million blood cells? Or that there are areas of desert in all seven of Earth's continents?Prepare to build your knowledge on a wide range of topics - including Earth and beyond, plants and animals, history and politics, science, technology, and the human body - arranged thematically with more than 9,000 indexed entries and 2,500 colourful images. Cross-reference icons encourage children to explore and discover linked information, feeding their curiosity and building their general knowledge.The New Children's Encyclopedia, which has sold almost 500,000 copies worldwide since 2009, has now been fully updated in line with the latest knowledge and research. Developed, written, and checked by experts this is the must-have reference book for every child's library.
In this 6-part series, David Attenborough reveals the most intriguing animals he's met during his incomparable career. Each episode features two species connected by a distinctive evolutionary quirk. Our planet is populated with amazing animals that have extraordinary life histories. Some have been perpetually surrounded by myth and misunderstanding, and some have only recently revealed their secrets. Using the latest findings from cutting-edge science, this fascinating series reveals the remarkable evolutionary traits behind these wonders of the natural world. Still as inquisitive and passionate as ever, David brings these singular stories to life with great knowledge and verve.
Our world is constantly changing and this refreshed atlas from the map experts at National Geographic captures the state of the planet with colorful maps, easy-to-grasp stats, and lots of fun facts--the perfect reference for young kids and students.Learn all about the people, places, animals, and environments of our world in the fourth edition of this engaging atlas. It's got a fresh, kid-friendly design, fun, lively photos, and all the latest, greatest geographic and political information that make this such a valuable resource. It's the perfect reference for kids to learn about lands close to home or oceans away--ideal for classroom use, homework help, and armchair exploration.National Geographic is a recognized authority in mapping excellence. For 120 years the Society's maps have helped spread geographic knowledge to people around the world. A multimillion-dollar database allows National Geographic to combine the latest data gained by space-age technology with innovative digital mapping techniques to create state-of-the-art political, physical, and thematic maps. Meticulous research and attention to detail have established a standard of achievement that is second to none.
Erscheinungsdatum: 05/2011, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: Indigenous Knowledge and Techniques for Key Pest Animals Management, Titelzusatz: In Dire Dawa Administration, Eastern Ethiopia, Autor: Kasso Geda, Mohammed, Verlag: VDM Verlag, Sprache: Englisch, Rubrik: Ökologie, Seiten: 64, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 112 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
Erscheinungsdatum: 01.12.2008, Medium: Buch, Einband: Gebunden, Titel: Fishers and Scientists in Modern Turkey, Titelzusatz: The Management of Natural Resources, Knowledge and Identity on the Eastern Black Sea Coast, Autor: Knudsen, Stale // Knudsen, Stle, Verlag: Berghahn Books, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: NATURE // Animals // Wildlife, Rubrik: Tiere // Jagen, Angeln, Seiten: 304, Informationen: HC gerader Rücken kaschiert, Gewicht: 596 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
Erscheinungsdatum: 27.03.2019, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: The Little Philosophers and the Tree of Knowledge, Autor: Maerz, Juel, Verlag: FriesenPress, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: JUVENILE FICTION // Nature & the Natural World // General // see also headings under Animals, Rubrik: Kinder- und Jugendbücher, Seiten: 32, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 150 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
Erscheinungsdatum: 01.07.2019, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: The American natural history. a foundation of useful knowledge of the higher animals of North America (Volume I), Autor: T. Hornaday, William, Verlag: Alpha Editions, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: HISTORY // General, Rubrik: Geschichte, Seiten: 310, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 416 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
This collection of high–profile contributions provides a unique insight into the development of novel, successful biopharmaceuticals. Outstanding authors, including Nobel laureate Robert Huber as well as prominent company researchers and CEOs, present valuable insider knowledge, limiting their scope to those procedures and developments with proven potential for the biotechnology industry. They cover all relevant aspects, from the establishment of biotechnology parks, the development of successful compounds and the implementation of efficient manufacturing processes, right up to the establishment of advanced delivery routes. From the contents: • Modern biopharmaceuticals: research is the best medicine • Modern biopharmaceutical development using stem cells, tissues, and whole animals • Innovative development tools for modern biopharmaceuticals • The rise of monoclonal antibodies – the premium class of biopharmaceuticals • Smart solutions for global challenges – vaccine–based biopharmaceuticals • Modern biopharmaceuticals – the holy grail for health and wealth • From innovative tools to improved therapies – the success of second–generation biopharmaceuticals • Biopharmaceutical manufacturing and downstream processing – how to uncork bottlenecks
Erscheinungsdatum: 27.03.2019, Medium: Buch, Einband: Gebunden, Titel: The Little Philosophers and the Tree of Knowledge, Autor: Maerz, Juel, Verlag: FriesenPress, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: JUVENILE FICTION // Nature & the Natural World // General // see also headings under Animals, Rubrik: Kinder- und Jugendbücher, Seiten: 32, Informationen: HC gerader Rücken kaschiert, Gewicht: 410 gr, Verkäufer: averdo