Cover image for Earth in 30 seconds / Anita Ganeri ; consultant: Dr. Cherith Moses.
Title:
Earth in 30 seconds / Anita Ganeri ; consultant: Dr. Cherith Moses.
Title Variants:
Earth in thirty seconds.
ISBN:
9781782403852
Edition:
First library edition.
Publication Information:
Lake Forest, CA : Ivy Press Limited, 2016.

©2014
Physical Description:
90 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents:
Earth in space -- Earth's structure -- Weather and climate -- Watery world -- Amazing ecosystems -- Future Earth.
Abstract:
"This book of fast-track Earth facts will have you traveling deep into the desert, up into the atmosphere, and far out into the ocean. This energetic, bite-sized chunks of information are paired with exciting mini-missions that will challenge your new knowledge! The cool and colorful artwork on every page makes this a fun and fresh guide to the wonders of our planet."--Back cover.
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In this exciting title for young Earthlings, every inch of our planet is explored and explained, from the air in the atmosphere to the molten magma beneath our feet. 30 key topics from deserts to oceans are covered, each presented in neat 30-second soundbites and supported by 3-second flash summaries and cool, colorful artwork. The attention-grabbing format is engaging and immediate, giving a truly global understanding to readers aged from 8 up. Six themed sections cover the Earth in Space, the Earth's Structure, Weather and Climate, Watery World, Amazing Ecosystems and the Future of the Earth.