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Summary: Covering the essential curriculum areas of human geography, physical geography, geology, and ecology, First Earth Encyclopedia is a comprehensive introduction to the world around us. The engaging style of DK's First Reference series is applied to such topics as where and how people live, how to use maps, weather, world environments, and the changing climate -- inspiring younger readers to think...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 550.3 FIR

Denecke, Edward J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 550 DEN

Summary: Host Neil deGrasse Tyson returns, bringing together a rare mix of potentially clashing personalities - celebrities, comedians and the worlds leading scientific experts - to explore a variety of cosmic and science topics.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Borgert-Spaniol, Megan

Summary: "Kids will explore one of Earth's important energy resources with Coal Energy Projects. They'll read about the history of coal energy, where it comes from, and how we use it. They'll mine chocolate chips out of cookies, make peat bog, and more. Each project includes color photos and easy to follow instructions. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 333.8 BOR

Iyer, Rani

Summary: "Provides step-by-step instructions for activities demonstrating earth science concepts and explanations for the concepts presented"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 550.7 IYE

Renton, John J.

Summary: These 36 half-hour lectures are your initiation into the geological world that lies just outside your door. "The Nature of Earth: An Introduction to Geology" introduces you to physical geology, the study of Earth's minerals, rocks, soils, and the processes that operate on them through time.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2006

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3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 551.1 NAT Part 1
Call number: DVD 551.1 NAT Part 2
Call number: DVD 551.1 NAT Part 3

Brown, Carron

Summary: Embark upon a memorable journey of discovery with this combination of natural landscapes, animal habitats, and geological wonders. From a snowy Antarctic landscape and dry African grasslands to tectonic plates rumbling beneath the planet's crust and meteorites whizzing through the atmosphere, children will be fascinated by the beauty of their home - our Earth! The unique design of the book...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kane Miller, a division of EDC Publishing 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 550 BRO

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC BRO

Summary: This volume focuses on Earth's composition, including mineralogy and crystallography; igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic petrology; economic geology; and geochemistry. It investigates Earth's structure, which concerns geophysics, structural geology, tectonics, volcanology, and geodesy. Earth's surface features and processes are also explored. Historical geology, stratigraphy, paleontology,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Britannica Educational Publishing in Association with Rosen Educational Services 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 550 GEO

Summary: Tyson looks at the most confounding mysteries of Earth, space, and what it means to be human. He attempts to answer all of your most pressing questions, from how the brain works to the physics of comic book superheroes.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2017

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV STA

Paul, Miranda.

Summary: "A spare, poetic picture book exploring the different phases of the water cycle in surprising and engaging ways"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.4 PAU

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 551.4 PAU

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE PAU

Tyson, Neil deGrasse

Summary: A companion to the celebrated scientist's popular podcast and National Geographic Channel series combines the subjects of his favorite talks with comprehensive facts, sidebars, and imagery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 520 TYS

Richardson, S. Thomas

Summary: "Introduction to Earth's continents using simple text, illustrations, and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 550 RIC

Summary: Tyson looks at the most confounding mysteries of Earth, space, and what it means to be human. He attempts to answer all of your most pressing questions, from how the brain works to the physics of comic book superheroes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523 STA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 523.1 TYS

Cooper, John.

Summary: Information about various topics related to the earth forms the foundation for projects about earthquakes, volcanoes, fossils, gemstones, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2002

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 745.5 Coope

Gilliland, Ben

Summary: Want to understand black holes, antimatter, physics, and space exploration? Looking for a common sense guide to quantum physics that you can actually understand? Rocket Science for the Rest of Us is the book you're looking for! Get a grip on even the most mysterious and complex sciences with Ben Gilliland's guide to dark matter, exo-planets, Planck time, earth sciences, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2015

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 520 GIL

Van Rose, Susanna.

Summary: Examines the natural forces that shape our planet, covering such topics as climate, the oceans, plate tectonics, earthquakes, volcanoes, mountains, and glaciers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 2013

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Summary: Combining studies of all the elements around us and how they interact, this book provides a history of the complex field of earth science, while highlighting core principles and concepts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 550 EAR

Summary: Provides instructions for more than 150 projects exploring science, geography and geology.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Main Street 2003

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Summary: Provides information about geological and weather phenomena such as tornadoes, earthquakes, volcanoes, tidal waves, thunder clouds, blizzards, and weather prediction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Copper Beech Books 1999

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 550 COPPE

Quinlan, Julia J.

Summary: The ground beneath our feet feels sturdy and still, but Earth is actually covered in moving plates. These large plates make up the outer layer of Earth's surface and sit on top of another layer made up of molten rock. Borders between two plates are often the site of earthquakes and volcanoes. The plates can slide against each other, crash into each other, move apart, and even create mountains....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.1 QUI

Clifford, N. J. (Nicholas J.)

Summary: Explores some of the Earth's most amazing and mysterious physical features, using three-dimensional models to show our planet in close-up detail.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Houghton Mifflin Co. 1996

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 550 CLI

Summary: "The human race is here today because of its abilitiy to adapt ... Episode 5 walks us down the incredible pathway that has brought humans to their dominant position on the planet and openly questions our role in the future development of life on Earth."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Ambrose Video 2005

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV MIR

Summary: "For billions of years, life existed only in the Earth's oceans. But about 350 million years ago, some of those earliest life forms began to explore New Frontiers on land."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Ambrose Video 2005

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2 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV MIR

Summary: Tyson looks at the most confounding mysteries of Earth, space, and what it means to be human. He attempts to answer all of your most pressing questions, from how the brain works to the physics of comic book superheroes.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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