Fluorine

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish
ISBN: 0761415491
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Discusses the characteristics, sources, and uses of fluorine.

Lithium

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish
ISBN: 0761421998
Release Date: 2006-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Explains where lithium can be found and how it was discovered, and describes its special characteristics and importance to the human body.

Ferocious Sharks

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP
ISBN: 9781433940446
Release Date: 2010-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This book tells about sharks, the world's fiercest underwater hunters, including angel sharks, great white sharks, tiger sharks, megamouth sharks, and more.

Owls

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Grolier, Incorporated
ISBN: 0717262758
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Owls

Presents an introduction to the physical characteristics and habits of owls.

Space Atlas

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: QEB Publishing
ISBN: 9781912413768
Release Date: 2018-09-20
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

What is life like on the International Space Station? Can we survive on Mars? Why is Pluto no longer a planet? Just how big is the universe anyway? The ultimate guide to our galaxy, Space Atlas answers all these questions and more while exploring the far reaches of space, from our own planet to neutron stars, thousands of light years away. Showcasing significant locations in space which are explored in-depth with stunning illustrations, interesting fact files, diagrams and information on scientific achievements, this unique atlas tells you everything you could ever want to know about the universe, while taking you on a stunning visual journey through the stars. Featuring in-depth explorations of the Sun, the Earth, the solar system, black holes, quasars and the Milky Way, Space Atlas presents a mix of stunning, graphic illustrations and factual photographs that brings the subject of space to life in the most beautiful and informative way.

Basher Science An A to Z of Science

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Kingfisher
ISBN: 9780753445013
Release Date: 2019-01-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This handy visual dictionary covers the key topics in the core STEM subjects of biology, chemistry, and physics. The A-Z of Science brings the unique and popular Basher illustrative approach of capturing key scientific concepts as quirky but memorable characters, combined with the informative, humorous, and accessible text of science author Tom Jackson. This handy guide will be a sure-fire hit with school students learning these core subjects for the first time, as well as a useful reference guide and reminder for older high-school and college students looking for a revision guide. The entries are organized alphabetically, and cover all the topics you would expect to find in a core science book, from acids and atoms to X-rays and zygotes. Break-out feature spreads cover more complex, high-interest topics such as classification, cell, and nitrogen cycle. The A-Z of Science, which includes over 300 scientific definitions, is a must-have book for every student of science.

The Human Body in Minutes

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781786481245
Release Date: 2017-05-04
Genre: Science

A concise and illuminating tour of the human body - learn about how our bodies work and why they work the way they do, in minutes. From the basic unit of the cell, through the tissues and organs that make up the body's systems, to how these systems work together to form a complete human being, this book takes you on a journey through our anatomy and its intricate workings - and looks beyond to explore human evolution, inheritence and genetics, human behaviour, disease, death and medicine and how technology will transform the body of the future. With 200 cutting-edge anatomical images, cross-sections and close-ups that detail and explain the brain, eye, heart, skin, skeleton, lung, kidney, ear, blood, liver, stomach, muscles, veins, arteries, DNA, chromosomes and all of the key features of our bodies, this is the perfect, easy reference to the anatomy, physiology and science of the human body.

Basher Science A to Z of Science

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9780753445006
Release Date: 2019-01-10
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This handy visual dictionary covers the key topics in the core National Curriculum subjects of biology, chemistry and physics. The A-Z of Science brings the unique and popular Basher illustrative approach of capturing key scientific concepts as quirky but memorable characters, combined with the informative, humorous and accessible text of science author Tom Jackson. This handy guide will be a sure-fire hit with school students learning these core subjects for the first time, as well as a useful reference guide and reminder for older secondary school and university and college students looking for a revision guide. The entries are organized alphabetically, and cover all the topics you would expect to find in a core science book, from acids and atoms to X-rays and zygotes. Break-out feature spreads cover more complex, high-interest topics such as Forces, Great Scientists, Organs and Planets.

Magic School Bus Presents Planet Earth

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545685887
Release Date: 2014-06-24
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS PRESENTS PLANET EARTH is a photographic nonfiction companion book to the original bestselling title, THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS INSIDE THE EARTH.INSIDE THE EARTH taught thousands of kids about Earth's crust, mantle, and core. MAGIC SCHOOL BUS PRESENTS PLANET EARTH will expand upon the original title with fresh, updated Common Core-aligned content about all the wonders of our planet. With vivid full-color photographs on each page and illustrations of the beloved Ms. Frizzle and her students, the Magic School Bus Presents series will enthrall a whole new generation of Magic School Bus readers.

Shark Attack

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
ISBN: 0778737659
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes how sharks attack their prey; recounts cases of people who survived shark attacks; offers safety tips; and explains how sharks are themselves endangered.

The Arkansas River

Author: Tom Jackson
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing
ISBN: 0836837525
Release Date: 2003-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Examines the history, geological features, and life along this river that runs from Colorado to the Mississippi River.