Raincoast Books - The Science Spell Book

$26.00 CAD
Type: Books


Use science to create REAL magic with 30 dazzling experiments you can do at home - the perfect science gift for kids!
Written by biochemist Cara Florance, The Science Spell Book is the perfect way to engage kids while teaching them about science. Readers will learn about physics, biology, chemistry and more with amazing activities like:
- Elixir of Enlightenment - brew a stunning color-changing tea!
- Chaotic Calling - learn about chaos theory while creating art with a pendulum!
- Fluorescent Feast - create a meal that glows under a black light!
- North Divination - make a homemade compass!

Each experiment includes simple instructions, diagrams to follow along with, and an explanation of the science behind each magical experiment.

Contributor Bio

Cara Florance is a biochemist specializing in catalytic RNA. She has a BS in chemistry from Iona College and PhD in biochemistry from University of Colorado, Boulder. She lives in Boston with her husband and two children. Her little girls inspired her to create Brave the Elements, an online resource for parents to bring science into the home.