Animals on the Edge aligns young readers with scientists, conservationists, and educators who are committed to the preservation of animals around the world. The informed and educational narrative examines numerous threats to animals in the wild, raising awareness of each species, and detailing the extent and urgency of the problem. The book also encourages young animal lovers to take an active role in the preservation of creatures great and small.
”National Geographic Investigates: Science” series introduces young people to the latest techniques of scientific investigation, the most recent discoveries, and how experts interpret their findings to shed new light on our world.
Each book includes a "Meet the Expert" interview with a top scientist in the field and historical timelines. This is science as only National Geographic can present itwith dramatic photography, graphic features, and lively expert narrative.