The history of a pebble is followed from its time in a volcano to the primordial forests; from there it is stepped on by dinosaurs, dragged by glaciers and picked up by cavepeople.
Cross-sectional illustrations present an inside view of ten castles.
Meet the different explorers of the Antarctic - and read about their triumphs and tragedies in the frozen south.
A young boy's grandmother explains how nature provides the different ingredients they need to make some cookies. Includes recipe.
Follows a river from its source as a mountain stream formed from melting snow, as it rushes over rocks and through valleys to the busy city, and finally to its end, where it joins the sea.
Explains who Nebamun was, how his tomb was decorated and built, and other aspects of ancient Egyptian life.