Smithsonian Rock and Fossil Hunter : Explore nature with more than 30 fun activites


Smithsonian Rock and Fossil Hunter : Explore nature with more than 30 fun activites

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Become an expert rock and fossil hunter with this hands-on guide to the natural world. It's full of easy-to-do activites and amazing things to see, discover, and explore. Use the scratch test to identify different minerals. Build a miniature volcano and watch it ooze lava. Make a realistic fake fossil to fool your friends. The front and back covers fold out 3 times to form a handy field guide to aid in rock and fossil identification.

(2005, Paperback, 72 pgs)
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