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Inside In

X-Rays of Nature's Hidden World

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Details
  • ISBN: 9781771646796
  • Tags: Children's Books, Science,
  • Dimensions: 10 x 8
Description

Available October 12, 2021!

Discover nature’s secret world with this amazing collection of X-ray photographs of animals and plants!

Using incredible X-ray techniques, Inside In displays creatures and their natural habitats in a never-before-seen way. Kids will learn the awesome answers to questions like: 

  • What does a bee look like under its furry coat? 
  • How does a seahorse protect itself with armor and a skeleton? 
  • How does a tree frog use its eyes to swallow?

This visually stunning and highly original book is perfect for keeping kids engaged during home-schooling and online learning: 

  • X-ray images are cool and fun to look at!
  • Simple text helps kids understand the animals and plants in each image.
  • Pops of neon colors make animals and plants come to life.

Jan Paul Schutten has been writing children's nonfiction books since 2003. His books are popular and critically acclaimed; he has won several awards including the Gouden Griffel (Golden Stylus) for his book Children of Amsterdam. 

Arie van ’t Riet is a Dutch artist and medical physicist who uses X-ray equipment to create “bioramas”—X-ray portraits of animals and plants. While teaching the physics of radiation and radiation safety, he became interested in the application of low-energy X-rays to capture delicate objects. Arie van ’t Riet is “inspired by the unbelievable beauty of nature... and its wonderful complexity.”