In this fascinating introduction to the fight against infectious diseases, kids will meet the scientists who've discovered various viruses and bacteria. They'll learn how scientists fight nature's harmful strains and use others to help us. They'll also read about the latest findings on bird flu, Ebola, AIDS and highly resistant strains of tuberculosis.
”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.