Did you know that a lion's roar can be heard up to five miles away? Or that an astronaut's heartbeat slows down in space? It's all totally weird ... but true! This colorful, engaging book explores 350 outrageous facts like these that are sure to thrill and delight kids of all ages.
In this captivating photo book, celebrated National Geographic photojournalist Joel Sartore continues his Photo Ark quest, photographing species around the world that are escaping extinction thanks to human efforts.
For avian enthusiasts, from armchair observers to dedicated life-listers, this brilliant book from acclaimed National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore celebrates the beauty of all birds, great and small.
Classic stories from Greek mythology come to life in this latest single-subject themed book in the Weird But True spin-off series, Know-It-All. Strange facts accompanied by lush original full-color art cover everything kids need to know about Greek gods, heroes, monsters, and more.
Did you know that fish sometimes cough, or that alligator teeth are hollow? It's all weird ... but true! This colorful, engaging book explores 350 outrageous facts like these that are sure to thrill and delight kids of all ages.
Did you know that peanut butter can be turned into a diamond? Or that the world's oldest pet goldfish lived to be 43 years old? It's all totally weird ... but true! This colorful, engaging book explores 350 outrageous facts like these that are sure to thrill and delight kids of all ages.
Did you know that volcanoes once erupted on the moon, or that a group of sharks is called a shiver? It's all weird ... but true! This colorful, engaging book explores 350 outrageous facts like these that are sure to thrill and delight kids of all ages.
This lush book of photography represents National Geographic's Photo Ark, a major cross-platform initiative and lifelong project by photographer Joel Sartore to make portraits of the world's animals, especially those that are endangered.
The new National Geographic Treasury of Greek Mythology offers timeless stories of Greek myths in a beautiful new volume. This imaginative, wonderfully illustrated book has received accolades from School Library Journal, the California Reading Association, and the Association for Library Services to Children.
The Science of Everything takes readers on a fascinating tour, using plain talk, colorful photography, instructive diagrams, and everyday examples to explain the science behind all the things we take for granted in our modern world.
Packed with 380 color photographs and 80 detailed, color maps, this handy, practical, guide offers comprehensive information on the crown jewels of the national park system: the 58 scenic national parks that conserve and protect the flora and fauna in some of our nation's last wilderness areas.
In Explorer Academy: The Tiger's Nest – A Novel by Trudi Trueit, the explorers venture through a vast underwater world and take part in a friendly robotics competition, but the tides of good fortune change quickly.
This inspirational picture book reveals what is was like for a young black mother of three to navigate the difficult world of the 1950s and '60s, and succeed in an unwelcoming industry to become one of the now legendary ''hidden figures'' of NASA computing and space research.
National Geographic presents the individuals who have led the U.S. in this up-to-date, authoritative, and lavishly illustrated family, school, and library reference. It features comprehensive profiles of all the former presidents along with timelines and descriptions of crucial events during their terms. Information about the 2020 president-elect or incumbent is also included. Thematic spreads cover a variety of topics from the history of voting rights to how to write a letter to the president. Full-page portraits, famous quotes, and interesting facts help kids get to know each leader. This new volume is a fascinating read and excellent reference for students and kids of all ages.
Every good explorer craves information, and now it's time to amp up your technology knowledge with Explorer Academy Future Tech: The Science Behind the Story. After all, the near-future world of Explorer Academy is just across the horizon, and much of its tech is already shaping the world we live in.
A major discovery forces the Explorer Academy into the limelight in The Star Dunes, but Cruz Coronado has much more on his mind than 15 minutes of fame in Book 4 of the Explorer Academy series, written by Trudi Truiet.
A sequel to the best-selling 50 States, 5,000 Ideas. From a vineyard route through Northwest wine country to a winter wonderland on Alberta's Icefields Parkway, this informative travel guide offers epic sights, good bites, and pure fun.
This richly illustrated book from the travel experts at National Geographic showcases the best travel experiences in every state, from the obvious to the unexpected. Sites include national parks, beaches, hotels, Civil War battlefields, dude ranches, out-of-the-way museums, and more.
The ultimate travel planner and reference guide for all things national parks, this 544-page resource from National Geographic is filled with full-color photos, detailed maps, historical background, and practical facts on the location of the park system properties.
Building on decades of research, longevity expert Dan Buettner has gathered 100 recipes inspired by the Blue Zones, home to the healthiest and happiest communities in the world. Each dish uses ingredients and cooking methods proven to increase longevity, wellness, and mental health.
A colorful picture book featuring inspirational messages from beloved Disney and Disney-Pixar films, The Magic Is in You focuses on the perseverance and resilience of cherished characters and encourages readers of all ages to believe in themselves in any situation.