This endlessly fascinating book explores the elements of the periodic table, including the story of their discovery and the way they have revolutionized our lives.
Discover the incredibly poisonous ingredients in table salt, how iron in the earth makes compasses work, and many more surprising facts! With wonderful graphic illustrations by Roy Hermelin, this full-color book provides a fun way for children to learn this essential area of chemistry.
What's the best book for budding scientists aged 8+? The answer is elementary!
ABOUT THE SERIES: Science Stories is a vibrant educational series, focusing on the history of science and its major breakthroughs. Each title focuses on a different discipline - from computer science to the periodic table - brought to life by Roy Hermelin's full-colour illustrations.