Many consider bioluminescence the most amazing and captivating light on Earth. Imagine, brilliant light created by real, living creatures. In this enlightening and well-paced children’s science book, the mystery, mystique and wizardry of bioluminescence are revealed in vivid, entertaining detail.
Through stunning pictures and rich, evocative descriptions, one of the planet’s most interesting phenomena comes to light.
Illustrated with dazzling photography from some of the world’s leading nature and undersea photographers, this eye-opening journey introduces young readers to the many, many creatures that can light up the dark - on land, in the sea, underground and flying through the night. From fireflies and glowing worms to deep sea squid, flashing fish and mesmerizing jellyfish, we meet the animals and sea life that create their own cool, colorful light.
Designed to enlarge children’s understanding of the world around them, we uncover the secrets of how this enchanting light is produced and its critical purposes in helping these creatures thrive and survive.
Beautifully-designed and thoughtfully written, this ebook encourages educational exploration, motivating children with irresistible graphics and eye-opening content that makes a challenging subject easy to digest. Even the chemistry of bioluminescence is explained in simplified diagrams.
To further stimulate young imaginations, the readers are encouraged to consider how this awesome source of illumination might be applied to useful products, scientific purposes and new gadgets in the future.
The wonder and “wow” of this magical experience will keep kids flipping page after page eager to satisfy their endless curiosity on an exciting and illuminating journey.