National Geographic Readers Robots

Author: Melissa Stewart
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 9781426313943
Release Date: 2014-04-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Discover the coolest robots of today and tomorrow in this colorful, photo-packed book. In this inviting and entertaining format, kids will learn about the science behind these amazing machines. This Level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists of tomorrow! National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.

Robots

Author: Melissa Stewart
Publisher: National Geographic Society
ISBN: 1426313454
Release Date: 2014-04-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces robots and the science behind these amazing machines, including a historic timeline of robot development, common jobs robots perform in the workplace and at home, and robots of the future.

National Geographic Readers Turtles

Author: Laura Marsh
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426322969
Release Date: 2016-01-12
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Take a dip with turtles in this exciting reader. Packed with beautiful and engaging photos, kids will learn all about these fantastic reptiles. This level 1 reader is carefully leveled for an early independent reading or read aloud experience, perfect to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!

Future Tech

Author: Charles Piddock
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426304684
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Authoritative texts that include interviews with experts, useful time lines, diagrams, glossaries, and more bring readers up to date on the latest findings of specific scientific issues and discoveries as only the experts at National Geographic can.

National Geographic Readers Mars

Author: Elizabeth Carney
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426317507
Release Date: 2014-07-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Discover the fascinating world of Mars in this colorful book packed with amazing imagery. In this inviting and entertaining format, kids will learn about the newest information on Mars, the Mars Rover, and our ongoing exploration of the Red Planet. This level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!

Battling for Victory

Author: Kathryn Clay
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781476539744
Release Date: 2014-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Describes various competitions and games involving robots"--

Astonishing Robot Competitions

Author: John Ronald Baker
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781515773566
Release Date: 2017-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

May the best 'bot win! From all-out battles to competitive sports and futuristic challenges, robot contests have never been more popular. Witness the incredible feats of power, speed, and endurance achieved by robots in the world's biggest robotic competitions.

National Geographic Kids Funny Fill In My Robot Adventure

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426327900
Release Date: 2017-06-06
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Ugh, you're so sick of doing chores. Your sibling's nagging you, your dad wants you to take out the trash, your dog needs to be walked. If only you had someone to do it all for you. Light bulb moment! You're crafty and ingenious so you build a robot to help of course! Your robot is so great, in fact, that it gets entered into a national robotics competition. The only problem is that there's a mysterious villain lurking around who seems to be trying to robot-nap your bot! This wacky and compelling book brings you to center stage as you fill in the blanks to create a unique story starring... YOU! Along the way, you'll encounter all sorts of hilarious and cool bots based on real-life technology.

National Geographic Readers Planets

Author: Elizabeth Carney
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426313172
Release Date: 2012-07-24
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

This brilliantly illustrated book taps into children's natural curiosity about the vast world of space. This level 2 reader, written in simple language that is easy for young readers to understand, introduces children to our solar system, including all of the planets and dwarf planets, and lots of fascinating fun facts. This reader helps cultivate the explorers of tomorrow! This high-interest, educationally vetted series of beginning readers features the magnificent images of National Geographic, accompanied by texts written by experienced, skilled children's book authors. The inside back cover of the paperback edition is an interactive feature based upon the book. Level 1 books reinforce the content of the book with a kinesthetic learning activity. In Level 2 books readers complete a Cloze letter, or fun fill-in, with vocabulary words. Releases simultaneously in Reinforced Library Binding: 978-1-4263-1037-9 , $13.90/$15.95 Can National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.

National Geographic Readers Titanic

Author: Melissa Stewart
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426313158
Release Date: 2012-07-24
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Get kids reading with cool information about the subjects that interest them the most. National Geographic Readers are high-interest, exciting, and easy to read. The latest in the series, Titanic is no exception. Just in time for the 100th anniversary of the Olympic-class passenger liner's ill-fated journey, this title is replete with brilliant photographs and exclusive in-depth coverage including Bob Ballard's 1985 discovery. Brought to you only as National Geographic can, the industrial feat of the powerful ship, the tragedy of the wreckage, and the fascinating stories of survival bring the historical significance of the Titanic to a new audience in this level 3 reader.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2014

Author: National Geographic Society (U. S.)
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426311184
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics, including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.

Androids Cyborgs and Robots in Contemporary Culture and Society

Author: Thompson, Steven John
Publisher: IGI Global
ISBN: 9781522529743
Release Date: 2017-09-13
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Mankind’s dependence on artificial intelligence and robotics is increasing rapidly as technology becomes more advanced. Finding a way to seamlessly intertwine these two worlds will help boost productivity in society and aid in a variety of ways in modern civilization. Androids, Cyborgs, and Robots in Contemporary Culture and Society is an essential scholarly resource that delves into the current issues, methodologies, and trends relating to advanced robotic technology in the modern world. Featuring relevant topics that include STEM technologies, brain-controlled androids, biped robots, and media perception, this publication is ideal for engineers, academicians, students, and researchers that would like to stay current with the latest developments in the world of evolving robotics.

National Geographic Learning Reader Cultural Anthropology

Author: National Geographic Learning
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285050263
Release Date: 2012-08-29
Genre: Social Science

Bring your learning to life with compelling images, media and text from National Geographic. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC LEARNING READER: CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY WITH PAC EBOOK, 1E will help you develop a clearer understanding of the world around you through engaging content. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

All the Photos Facts and Fun to Make You Race for Robots

Author: Jennifer Swanson
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426323317
Release Date: 2016-03-08
Genre: Robotics

They fix spacecraft, dance, tell jokes, and even clean your carpet! From the tiniest robo-bees to gigantic factory machines, robotics is all around you. This technology isn't just for science-fiction anymore -- it's real and more relevant than ever. With stunning visuals and energetic, impactful design, readers won't stop until they've learned everything there is to know about robotics.

National Geographic Kids Almanac 2010

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426305016
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Provides the latest information on a wide range of topics including animals, culture, geography, the environment, history, and science.