- THE SECRET OF THE DECEIVING STRIPED LIZARD... AND MORE!
- THE SECRET OF THE BIRD'S SMART BRAIN... AND MORE!
- THE SHOCKING SECRET OF THE ELECTRIC EEL... AND MORE!
- THE SECRET OF THE SCORPION-EATING MEERKATS... AND MORE!
- THE SECRET OF THE SQUIGGLY GREEN BOMBERS... AND MORE!
- THE SECRET OF THE SCUBA DIVING SPIDER... AND MORE!
Readers will discover amazing adaptations that help animals survive in their environments, such as how a tiny, glowing sea worm evades predators; that not all fish keep their bodies cold; how good squid moms care for their eggs; that crocodiles use an egg timer; and how the Komodo dragon actually kills its prey.
Primary sources, including interviews with the scientists and original photos, an engaging and approachable writing style, and a hands-on activity will help students understand basic biological principles.