T.J. RESLER is a former journalist and research analyst turned author. With the curiosity of a journalist and the research chops of a PhD, she's tackled issues of science, health, human rights, the environment, and more in her writing for kids of all ages. From the Hardcover edition.
"Profiles of scientists, engineers, and innovators responsible for these cool technologies are also found in this full-color book with plentiful photos, graphics, varied fonts, a glossary, further reading, and an index. Useful for reports or browsing for the inquisitive reader inspired to know why and how things work." -- Booklist
"Revealing looks at the science behind over two dozen vehicles,
household appliances, technological gadgets, and recreational
challenges." -- Kirkus