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How Things Work/Are Made

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    If a Mummy Could Talk . . .

    Narrated by Donna German ...

    Unabridged

    12 min

    Mummies can’t talk; but with modern scientific tools, we can still discover what a mummy has to tell us. Read the stories of mummified Egyptian pharaohs and priestesses, baby elephants, pampered pets, and even a prehistoric bison. Uncover clues to centuries-old murder mysteries and human sacrifices, and even find out what a person or animal had for their last meal! Information from real scientists ... Read more

    $1.48 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Si una momia pudiera hablar…

    Narrated by Rosalyna Toth ...

    Unabridged

    19 min

    Si una momia pudiera hablar, ¿qué diría? Claro, las momias no pueden hablar. Pero con las herramientas científicas actuales podemos descubrir lo que tienen que decirnos. Lee las historias de los faraones y sacerdotisas egipcias que fueron momificados, elefantes bebés, mascotas mimadas e incluso un bisonte prehistórico. Sigue las pistas de asesinatos y sacrificios humanos que ocurrieron hace siglos ... Read more

    $1.48 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Bulldozers

    by Chris Bowman ...
    Narrated by Dana Fleming ...
    series Mighty Machines in Action

    Unabridged

    4 min

    Pushing ahead and moving anything in its way, the bulldozer is a bladed beast. And a blade is often not the only sharp tool on this machine. A claw-like ripper can pierce through hard ground. This elementary title will push students to grow as readers. ... Read more

    $14.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Trains

    by Amy McDonald ...
    Narrated by Dana Fleming ...
    series Machines with Power!

    Unabridged

    2 min

    All aboard! Trains carry people and cargo to faraway places. This low-level title introduces these powerful machines to students just starting to read independently. Features highlight the parts of a train and different types of trains to engage readers and reinforce content. This fun title is sure to start beginning readers on the right track! ... Read more

    $14.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Crazy About Clouds

    by Rena Korb ...
    Narrated by Robert Rance ...
    series Science Rocks! Set 1

    Unabridged

    8 min

    Learn about the clouds in these easy-to-read books. Water, fog, and weather are described along with stratus, cumulus, cirrus, cumulonimbus clouds with simple text and matching illustrations. A science activity, fun facts section, glossary, and index aid students in learning about the clouds above them. Special thanks to content consultant Raymond Hozalski Ph.D. ... Read more

    $7.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Building Bridges

    by Tammy Enz ...
    Narrated by Various Narrators ...
    series Young Engineers

    Unabridged

    10 min

    Uses engaging nonfiction text and hands-on projects to help young readers explore real-life bridge engineering projects, including the science behind how these structures are planned and built. ... Read more

    $5.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Great Pyramid of Giza, The

    Narrated by Various Narrators ...
    series Engineering Wonders

    Unabridged

    25 min

    This title explores and explains how the Great Pyramid of Giza was built. The pyramid's construction is described in terms of the engineering process. The book explores why the pyramid was built and describes the design stages and technologies used during construction. The book also describes the challenges builders faced while building the pyramid ... Read more

    $5.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Building a Spacecraft

    by Tyler Omoth ...
    Narrated by Various Narrators ...
    series See How It's Made

    Unabridged

    8 min

    Incredible high tech spacecraft allow us to explore the depths of outer space. How are these amazing machines built? Get ready to find out! ... Read more

    $5.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How Do They Make Fog in Movies?

    and Other Questions About How Stuff Works

    series Read With Highlight

    Unabridged

    2 min

    Highlights's science editors answer kids' questions about How Stuff Works, such as How Do They Make Fog in Movies? ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Put Screws to the Test

    Narrated by Intuitive ...
    series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

    Unabridged

    10 min

    What do jar tops and water-bottle lids have in common? Both of them are screws! Screws are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But don't take our word for it. Put screws to the test with the fun experiments you'll find in this book. As part of the Searchlight Books™ collection, this series sheds light on a key science question―How Do Simple Machines Work? Hands-on experiments, ... Read more

    $10.47 AUD

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    How Does an Airplane Fly?

    And Other Questions About How Stuff Works

    series Read with Highlights

    Unabridged

    2 min

    Highlights' science editors answer kids' questions about how stuff works, such as How Does an Airplane Fly? ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Robot's New Moves, A

    by Andy Boyles ...
    Narrated by Highlights for Children ...
    series Read With Highlight

    Unabridged

    2 min

    Scientists have programmed robots to figure out a way to keep going after becoming damaged. ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Cranes

    by Chris Bowman ...
    Narrated by Dana Fleming ...
    series Mighty Machines in Action

    Unabridged

    4 min

    Boom and jib. These are two crane parts with fun names. They are the long arms of the machine, moving to lift heavy materials to skyscraper heights. In this low-level read, children will learn how the many parts of a crane work together to build towering structures. ... Read more

    $14.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    This Python Isn't a Snake

    What Are Coding Languages and Syntax?

    Narrated by Book Buddy Digital Media ...
    series Coding Is CATegorical ™

    Unabridged

    4 min

    Cats can code? These cats sure can! Playful rhyming verse and goofy illustrations introduce coding languages and syntax. Readers will learn why we need special languages for coding and see examples from a number of languages. And they'll quickly find out why correct syntax is key for avoiding up-mixes mix-ups! Author Brian P. Cleary, illustrator Martin Goneau, and the enthusiastic CATegorical cats ... Read more

    $10.47 AUD

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    Wieso? Weshalb? Warum? ProfiWissen. Retter im Einsatz

    series Wieso? Weshalb? Warum? ProfiWissen #10

    Abridged

    1 hour 25 min

    Feuer! Vor einem brennenden Haus finden die WissensProfis eine verletzte Frau und wollen helfen. Doch wie? Zum Glück sind Feuerwehr und Rettungsdienst schnell vor Ort. Nach diesem Vorfall sind sich Jette, Lilli, Ben und Finn einig: Sie wollen in ihrer Schülerzeitung über das Thema "Retter im Einsatz" informieren. Dafür besuchen sie eine Feuerwache, erkunden einen Seenotkreuzer, fahren in einem ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Bridges

    Narrated by Dana Flemming ...
    series Amazing Structures

    Unabridged

    6 min

    In Bridges, early fluent readers will explore different kinds of bridge structures while learning about the science behind the engineering. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage young readers as they explore the built world around them.An infographic illustrates parts of a bridge, and an activity offers kids an opportunity to extend discovery. Children can learn more ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How Is Plastic Made from Petroleum?

    and Other Questions About How Stuff Works

    series Read With Highlights

    Unabridged

    4 min

    Highlights's science editors answer kids' questions about how stuff works, such as How Is Plastic Made from Petroleum? ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Making Candles, Colonial Style

    series Read With Highlights

    Unabridged

    5 min

    Learn how bayberry candles were made in the Colony of Maryland in the mid-1700's. ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How Does "Glow-in-the-Dark" Stuff Glow?

    and Other Questions About How Stuff Works

    series Read With Highlights

    Unabridged

    2 min

    Highlights's science editors answer kids' questions about how stuff works, such as How Does "Glow-in-the-Dark" Stuff Glow? ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Coding in Your School

    Narrated by Keith McCarthy ...
    series Coding is Everywhere

    Unabridged

    3 min

    Many students may use computer labs or tablets in school. But coding can also be found in science classrooms, the library, and even the lunch room! Early readers can educate themselves on the coding in their own school with this eye-opening title. ... Read more

    $14.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    From Tadpole to Frog

    Narrated by Intuitive ...
    series Start to Finish, Second Series

    Unabridged

    2 min

    How does a tadpole become a frog? Follow each step in nature's cycle—from egg to adulthood—in this fascinating book! ... Read more

    $10.47 AUD

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    Electricity Is Everywhere

    by Nadia Higgins ...
    Narrated by Robert Rance ...
    series Science Rocks! Set 2

    Unabridged

    9 min

    Learn about the electricity that surrounds us in these easy-to-read books. The sources, circuits, pollution, and conservation of electricity are explained in simple text and matching art. A science activity, fun facts section, glossary, and index aid students in learning about the electricity around them. Special thanks to content consultant Paul Ohmann, Ph.D. Looking Glass Library is an imprint ... Read more

    $7.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How Is Metal Made?

    And Other Questions About Earth

    Narrated by Highlights ...
    series Read with Highlights

    Unabridged

    2 min

    Highlights' science editors answer kids' questions about Earth, such as How Is Metal Made? ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Science of Snowboarding, The

    by Lori Hile ...
    Narrated by Various Narrators ...
    series The Science of Speed

    Unabridged

    37 min

    Watching a snowboard race is exciting, but have you ever wondered about the science behind the speed? From before boarders reach the course until they blaze across the finish line, science plays a key role. Find out about the concepts behind snowboard design, aerodynamic clothing, artificial snow, and much more! ... Read more

    $7.47 AUD or free with audiobook trial