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763844
Agricultural drones [Edge books. Drones]by Rose, Simon 

BTSB Prebound(Capstone Press, 2017)

BTSB #: 763844 Available

Dewey: 631.3/NAges: 8-11   
AR: 5.7 MG Lexile: 910 F&P: U

Subjects: Aeronautics in agriculture Drone aircraft Agriculture - Remote sensing


Summary: Discover how drones help farmers maximize efficiencies and bring abundant harvests, and more.


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763067
Agricultural engineering and feeding the future [Engineering in action]by Rooney, Anne 

BTSB Prebound(Crabtree, 2016)

BTSB #: 763067 Available

Dewey: 630/NAges: 9-12   
AR: 7 MG Lexile: 1090

Subjects: Agricultural engineering Food supply


Summary: Agricultural engineers are on the front line in the challenge to provide a secure food supply for our world. This timely book explores how engineers design methods, as well as machinery for growing and harvesting crops, to make farming more efficient. Real-life examples help students understand key concepts related to this important profession. With an overview of the engineering design process, readers are encouraged to apply the same steps into their own agricultural engineering challenge.


16.15 *

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096469
Aliens from Earth : when animals and plants invade other ecosystems by Batten, Mary 

BTSB Prebound(Peachtree, 2016)

BTSB #: 096469 Available

Dewey: 577/NAges: 6-10   
AR: 6.7 MG RC: 11.4 3-5 Lexile: 1140 F&P: R

Subjects: Animals Plants Ecology


Summary: Introduces young readers to the serious and ongoing environmental problems caused by invasive plant and animal species.


652293
Amazon adventure : how tiny fish are saving the world's largest rainforest [Scientists in the field (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)]by Montgomery, Sy 

BTSB Prebound(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017)

BTSB #: 652293 Available

Dewey: 577.0981/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 7 MG Lexile: 1050

Subjects: Montgomery, Sy - Travel - Amazon River Region Ecology - Amazon River Region Ecology - Brazil - Rio Negro (Amazonas) Biotic communities - Amazon River Region Fishes - Brazil - Rio Negro (Amazonas) Fishes - Amazon River Amazon River Rio Negro (Amazonas, Brazil)


Summary: Part science, part carnival--this winding adventure down the Amazon River with award-winning author Sy Montgomery and photographer Keith Ellenbogen explores how tiny fish, called piabas, can help preserve not only the rainforest and it's often misunderstood inhabitants, but the fate of our entire environment.


823150
Biomedical engineering and human body systems [Engineering in action]by Sjonger, Rebecca 

BTSB Prebound(Crabtree, 2016)

BTSB #: 823150 Available

Dewey: 610.28/NAges: 9-12   
AR: 6.2 MG Lexile: 880

Subjects: Medical technology Medical innovations


Summary: Biomedical engineering is the fastest growing engineering field. From designing life-saving medical devices to high-performance athletic gear, these engineers improve people's lives every day. This book explores the creative ways biomedical engineers help diagnose, treat, and prevent problems found in human body systems. Real-life examples make learning about the engineering design process interesting for readers.


16.15 *

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595122
Bones never lie : how forensics helps solve history's mysteries by MacLeod, Elizabeth 

BTSB Prebound(Annick Press, 2013)

BTSB #: 595122 Available

Dewey: 614/NAges: 10-12   
AR: 7.7 MG RC: 8.5 6-8 Lexile: 1000 F&P: Z+

Subjects: Forensic anthropology Forensic sciences


Summary: Stories about seven historical royal figures whose demise was suspicious, and how modern crime science techniques were used to find out the truth.


19.34 *

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489956
Bubonic panic : when plague invaded America by Jarrow, Gail 

BTSB Prebound(Calkins Creek, 2016)

BTSB #: 489956 Available

Dewey: 614.5/NAges: 10-18   
AR: 7.7 MG RC: 8.5 6-8 Lexile: 1000

Subjects: Plague


Summary: Spotlights the public health doctors who struggled to end the first plague epidemic in the United States; the political leaders who tried to keep it hidden; and the courageous scientists who, by uncovering the disease's secrets, found a way to fight it.


22.86 *

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738153
Dawn of planet Earth [Prehistoric field guides]by Rake, Matthew 

BTSB Prebound(Hungry Tomato, 2016)

BTSB #: 738153 Available

Dewey: 576.8/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 6.2 MG Lexile: 960 IG F&P: W

Subjects: Evolution (Biology) Paleontology Fossils Life (Biology)


Summary: More than three billion years ago, life began on Earth. Join your friendly prehistoric fish-guide on an adventure through the Precambrian, Devonian, Carboniferous, and Permian chapters of the incredible story of evolution.


6.50 *

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862214
Energy from living things : biomass energy [Next generation energy]by Stuckey, Rachel 

BTSB Prebound(Crabtree, 2016)

BTSB #: 862214 Available

Dewey: 333.95/NAges: 9-12   
AR: 6.8 MG Lexile: 1030

Subjects: Biomass energy Renewable energy sources Agriculture and energy


Summary: Find out more about biomass, how it is sourced and used, and why this form of energy could help us find a more sustainable way to power our lives in the future.


15.65 *

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602843
From sharks to-- swimsuits [21st century skills innovation library. Innovations from nature]by Mara, Wil 

BTSB Prebound(Cherry Lake, 2013)

BTSB #: 602843 Available

Dewey: 677/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 7.3 MG Lexile: 1120

Subjects: Textile fabrics - Technological innovations Bathing suits - Design Scales (Fishes) Frictional resistance (Hydrodynamics)


Summary: Sports scientists studied the skin of sharks and determined that by adding tiny slits into swim suits they could reduce drag and help swimmers swim faster. This book will help students understand the concept of innovation and how the study of animals can lead to important new discoveries.


6.50 *

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603832
Great leopard rescue : saving the Amur leopards [Sandra Markle's science discoveries]by Markle, Sandra 

BTSB Prebound(Millbrook Press, 2017)

BTSB #: 603832 Available

Dewey: 599.75/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 6.5 MG RC: 7.5 3-5 Lexile: 1110

Subjects: Leopard - Amur River Valley (China and Russia) Wildlife rescue - Amur River Valley (China and Russia) Wildlife conservation - Amur River Valley (China and Russia)


Summary: Amur leopards are the rarest big cats in the world. But thanks to scientists' new, innovative efforts to study them and breed a reserve population, these majestic cats have a chance to come back.


30.33 *

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299766
Inside your insides : a guide to the microbes that call you home by Eamer, Claire 

BTSB Prebound(Kids Can Press, 2016)

BTSB #: 299766 Available

Dewey: 579/NAges: 8-12   
Lexile: 1010

Subjects: Microorganisms Bacteria Microbiology


Summary: Scientists estimate that for every human cell in your body, there are ten microbe cells! Introduces readers to a positive--and scientifically accurate--way of understanding microbes and our relationship with them.


21.44 *

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383637
Learning about the musculoskeletal system and the skin [Learning about the human body systems]by Gold, Susan Dudley 

BTSB Prebound(Enslow, 2013)

BTSB #: 383637 Available

Dewey: 612.7/NAges: 10-14   
Lexile: 1000

Subjects: Musculoskeletal system Skin


Summary: Find out how this system works and learn some amazing facts about muscles, bones and skin.


6.50 *

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652334
Octopus scientists : exploring the mind of a mollusk [Scientists in the field (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)]by Montgomery, Sy 

BTSB Prebound(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015)

BTSB #: 652334 Available

Dewey: 594/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 6.8 MG RC: 8.6 3-5 Lexile: 1020

Subjects: Octopuses


Summary: Explores the mind of the mollusk to uncover the secrets of its advanced intelligence and learn what these thinking, feeling creatures have to teach us about the oceans, its animals, and ourselves.


22.16 *

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913149
Poop detectives : working dogs in the field by Wadsworth, Ginger 

BTSB Prebound(Charlesbridge, 2016)

BTSB #: 913149 Available

Dewey: 636.7/NAges: 8-12   
AR: 6.8 MG RC: 7.6 3-5 Lexile: 1070

Subjects: Working Dogs for Conservation Detector dogs - Training Working dogs - Training Detector dogs


Summary: Explains how dogs that sniff for excrement help protect animals from extinction.


21.44 *

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567610
Really strange birds [Really strange adaptations]by Levy, Janey 

BTSB Prebound(PowerKids, 2017)

BTSB #: 567610 Available

Dewey: 598/NAges: 10-13   
AR: 5.8 MG

Subjects: Birds


Summary: An introduction to the world's oddest birds, including birds of paradise, frigate birds, pelicans, vampire finches, the great grey shrike, and more.


27.25 *

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652358
Tapir scientist [Scientists in the field (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)]by Montgomery, Sy 

BTSB Prebound(Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2013)

BTSB #: 652358 Available

Dewey: 599.66/NAges: 10-14   
AR: 6.4 MG RC: 7.6 6-8 Lexile: 970

Subjects: Medici, Patricia,|d1972- Tapirs


Summary: Introduces young readers to one of the weirdest and most fascinating animals on the planet and recounts the extraordinary work of the dedicated scientists trying to save them.


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