The coolest stuff on Earth : a closer look at the weird, wild, and wonderful
—Royce, Brenda Scott, author.
Book
2020
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Did you know that dogs can shake off a pound of water in less than a second? That some sand dunes whistle and sing? That the U.S. dollar bill is full of hidden symbols related to the number 13? Our world is filled with strange, bizarre, and weird happenings. But what do they mean? WHY are they important? And what secrets are behind them? These secrets and MORE are revealed through cool stories, action-packed photos, fantastic infographics, and exciting Q&As with in-the-field experts. Discover the secrets of sharkskin, the mysteries behind incredible island animals, the power behind lightning, how a rare gemstone changes color, and more. Kids will be captivated by this fresh way of looking at our amazing planet.

Item Details
Series:
National Geographic kids
National Geographic kids.
Subjects:
Curiosities and wonders -- Juvenile literature.
Other Authors:
National Geographic Partners (U.S.), publisher.
National Geographic Society (U.S.), issuing body.
ISBN:
9781426338588 (hardcover)
9781426338588
1426338589
Description:
191 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 31 cm.
Notes:
Includes index.
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