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The Resource Power up! : a visual exploration of energy, Shaker Paleja ; art by Glenda Tse

Power up! : a visual exploration of energy, Shaker Paleja ; art by Glenda Tse

Label
Power up! : a visual exploration of energy
Title
Power up!
Title remainder
a visual exploration of energy
Statement of responsibility
Shaker Paleja ; art by Glenda Tse
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's impossible to imagine our lives without energy, but how often do we really think about where it comes from? With Power Up! discovering what you need to know about energy is easy and fun. Every bright, dynamic double-page spread illustrates cool facts about energy use with colorful infographics, including charts, diagrams, and maps. This is where to find out about: The pros and cons of the top energy sources, like fossil fuels, nuclear energy, and hydropower The straight goods on hot issues like oil sands, fracking, and greenhouse gases Where energy of the future will come from: the sun? tides? algae? or something new? Answers to intriguing questions such as: what's vampire power, and why does it suck? What burning waste can do to reduce all that garbage. Designed to appeal to visual learners, reluctant readers, and anyone who is keen to know more about the world of energy, Power Up! packs an impressive amount of information into a concise, appealing book, and serves as an exciting, accessible introduction to the topic
Additional physical form
Issued also in electronic format.
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
j333.79
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ163.23
LC item number
.P35 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Power up! : a visual exploration of energy, Shaker Paleja ; art by Glenda Tse
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1613450
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
52 pages
Isbn
9781554517275
Isbn Type
(bound)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1613450
  • (Sirsi) 1613450
  • (OCoLC)892779081
Label
Power up! : a visual exploration of energy, Shaker Paleja ; art by Glenda Tse
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1613450
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
52 pages
Isbn
9781554517275
Isbn Type
(bound)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1613450
  • (Sirsi) 1613450
  • (OCoLC)892779081

Library Locations

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      42.557534 -71.16399799999999
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