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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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How life science works.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library J 599.786 RIP (Text) 78551000377246 Juvenile Non-Fiction Checked out 02/04/2019
Newton Co PL - Lake Village Memorial Township Library j 599.786 RIPLEY (Text) 71561000141244 Children's Nonfiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Morocco Community Library j 599.786 RIPLEY (Text) 71561000141384 NWPLMChildren's Nonfiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Roselawn Library j 599.786 RIPLEY (Text) 71561000141269 NWPLRChildren's Nonfiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 599.786 RIPLEY (Text) 33946003313314 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781508156475
  • ISBN: 1508156476
  • ISBN: 9781508156291
  • ISBN: 1508156298
  • ISBN: 9781508156413
  • ISBN: 1508156417
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Bears of the North Pole -- Kings of the food chain -- Hunting on ice -- Bear behaviors -- Mothers and cubs -- Arctic adaptations -- Staying warm -- Cooling off -- Dangers to polar bears -- A keystone species.
Summary, etc.:
Readers with inquisitive minds are guaranteed to enjoy this fascinating look at life science in action. Highlighting one of Earth s most popular animals, this book investigates the science behind the polar bear s unique adaptations. Each chapter is accompanied by vibrant photographs, which complement the text. Manageable language explains advanced concepts in an accessible manner. This innovative take on curricular subject matter promotes Next Generation Science Standards.
Subject: Polar bear > Juvenile literature.
Polar bear > Adaptations > Juvenile literature.
Temperature > Regulation > Juvenile literature.
Adaptation (Biology) > Juvenile literature.
Adaptation (Biology)
Temperature > Regulation.
Polar bear.
Polar bear.
Polar bear > Adaptations.
Bears > Adaptations.
Body temperature > Regulation.
Adaptation (Biology)

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