The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth – Understanding Our World and Its Ecosystems
Available on backorder
- 10 - 12 years
- Random House
- 2018 ISBN 9780399580413
- 128 pages
- 29 × 25 × 1.5 cm
An illustrated tour of the planet exploring ecosystems large and small, from reefs, deserts, and rainforests to a single drop of water-from the New York Times bestselling author of Women in Science.
Making earth science accessible and entertaining through art, maps, and infographics, The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth explains how our planet works-and how we can protect it-from its diverse ecosystems and their inhabitants, to the levels of ecology, the importance of biodiversity, the cycles of nature, and more. Science- and nature-loving readers of all ages will delight in this utterly charming guide to our amazing home.
Rachel Ignotofsky is an illustrator and designer. She graduated from Tyler School of Art’s graphic design program and formerly worked as a senior designer and illustrator at Hallmark Greetings. Rachel and her work have been featured in many print and online media outlets such as Babble, the Huffington Post, Scientific American , and Buzzfeed. She is the author of Women in Science, Women in Sports, and I Love Science.