From the #1 New York Times bestselling World Almanac comes a full-color, full-of-fun, oversize book packed with thousands of awesome facts about science, nature, and people—everything on planet Earth and beyond.
Kids want to learn about the world around them, and with this engaging, colorful collection of facts, figures, photographs, and fun, they will. Perfect for home or for school, and a great gift for the curious boy or girl, here are thousands of fascinating facts about almost everything:
-Animals—Dogs, cats, snakes, and more
-Biology—animals, bacterium, and more
-Geology—volcanoes, tectonics, and more
-Chemistry—acid, molecules, and more
-Physics—antimatter, gravity, and more
-Technology—computers, patents, and more
-Disasters—earthquakes, shipwrecks, and more
-Space—the moon, the stars, and more
-Great leaders and thinkers—Gandhi, Einstein, and more
-Basketball, baseball, football, and soccer superstars past and present
With information about US cities and states, nations of the world and their flags, ancient civilizations, modern governments, and much, The World Almanac 5,001 Incredible Facts for Kids on Nature, Science, and People provides kids, teachers, and families timely and timeless information on an enormous variety of subjects. It will give boys and girls, parents, and teachers hours and hours of fun, while it educates and illuminates.