Science Fair Winners

Science Fair Winners

Junkyard Science : 20 Projects and Experiments About Junk, Garbage, Waste, Things We Don't Need Any More, and Ways to Recycle or Reuse It -- or Lose It

Book - 2010
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Pull on your gloves and experience the science of trashology! It's all about the stuff that's thrown away: analyzing the waste produced by your school's cafeteria, understanding the decomposition rates of garbage bags, comparing the cost effectiveness of one-use batteries versus rechargeables. This book is peppered with enlightening extras and humorous asides, such as background stories from expert "trashologists." Plus, kids get tips on how to rock the science fair.

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Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781426306891
Branch Call Number: 628.4 YOUNG
Characteristics: 80 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Goldin, David - Illustrator


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