When Lawrence Anthony was asked to accept a rogue herd of elephants in his reserve in South Africa, it was the last chance for these elephants. If Anthony didn't take them, they would be shot. But he had no experience with elephants at all. What was he to do?
Take them on, of course
Get ready to S-T-R-E-T-C-H your mindWhat is a black hole? Where do they come from? How were they discovered? Can we visit one? Carolyn Cinami DeCristofano takes readers on a ride through the galaxies (ours, and others), answering these questions and many more about the phenomenon known as a black hole.
A heartwarming story of a stray dog and a U.S. Marine who met under the unlikeliest circumstances in Afghanistan--and who changed each other's lives forever.
As part of an elite team of Marines, Craig Grossi was sent on his most dangerous assignment to the Sangin District of Afghanistan. He expected to face harsh conditions and violence from Taliban fighters.
"Hi, I'm Earth But you can call me Planet Awesome."
The funniest photographs of wildlife from around the world collected here in one must-have book that is perfect for animal lovers of all stripes.
Explore the capabilities of robots and the computers that control them, from space rovers to drones, from robotic toys to robots that perform surgery, and meet Pepper, the first robot able to show and understand human emotion.
What is a robot? Will robots take over the future? Robot Universe gives young readers a look at the past, present, and future of artificial intelligence.
Curious little kids will be eager to learn all about the adorable animals featured in this charming three-in-one bind-up book. With koalas, dolphins, and penguins, it's triple the fun and a great way to introduce kids to reading. Explore My World picture books combine simple stories with unforgettable photography.
Time travel back to the time of the dinosaurs, and learn all about them
From the lanternfish, to the Atolla jellyfish, to the glowing bioluminescent octopus, the ocean is filled with animals that gleam and glow.
A beautiful coloring book from the creators of the celebrated book Animalium
Get inside your head with the magic of augmented reality
Aimed at older children and curious adults, this book covers everything you need to know about some of the most complex scientific ideas the world has ever seen, made accessible and fun--Newton's Theory of Relativity, quantum physics, nuclear fission and fusion, quarks, Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle and that old favorite E=mc2 are all explained here, clearly and entertainingly.