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Environmental Scientists in Action

Environmental Scientists in Action

by Robin Johnson


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Step inside the fascinating world of today's working scientists. Each book in this series examines the great variety of work scientists do within a particular field. Learn about the processes and practices scientists use to answer questions. Mini-biographies of current scientists and hands-on investigations will inspire your scientific curiosity. Environmental Scientists in Actin, Environmental scientists want to understand how human activities affect the health of the environment and what it might mean for the future. Find out how environmental scientists apply scientific principles in the real world as they work to find solutions to problems affecting the planet.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780778746522
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
Publication date: 03/15/2018
Series: Scientists in Action
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Protecting the Planet 4

Doing a World of Good 6

A History of Harm 8

Scientific Investigation 10

The Powers of Observation 12

Asking the Question 14

Cold Cases 16

Tools of the Trade 18

Cold Hard Facts 20

Sharing Science 22

Team Earth 24

Go Green! 26

Catch Some Air 27

Investigate! 28

Learning More 30

Glossary 31

Index & About the author 32

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