Finding forensic evidence, examining murder victims, and identifying injuries are all in a day’s work for these death investigators. Dead bodies need doctors too, and Medical Examiners are on the case!
Ever since she was young, Rebecca wanted to help people feel better, even before people knew much about modern medicine. She would not let anyone stop her from becoming the first African American woman doctor in the United States. She even wrote a book about what she learned so others could learn too. In this 24-page book from the Leaders Like Us series, you'll meet an important African American leader in medicine – Rebecca Lee Crumpler!
The human body is an amazing thing. It also has some really strange traits! From boogers to brains, find out some really weird stuff about human bodies!
Why do animals, plants, and people look like their parents? Learn about heredity, genes, and chromosomes in simple-to-understand language. Discover how the father of heredity, Gregor Mendel, unlocked the secrets of how living things pass down traits to their children.
Insects are used in science and medicine to help people.
Insects are eaten around the world, and may be better for people than other protein sources.
This title highlights all the gross stuff your body produces everyday.
This title highlights all the gross smells our noses sense every day.
Take an in-depth look at human life in this science encyclopedia.
Readers will learn how search and rescue animals are used around the world in many dangerous situations.
This book discusses different STEM jobs that are found in food and nutrition, from agricultural engineers to food safety specialist.
This book discusses how FEMA responds to all kinds of disasters and brings relief and help to people in need.
This book describes ways that bomb experts detect, disarm, and dispose of bombs.
This book describes the training, techniques, and equipment used by hazmat teams.
This book discusses the training, ranks, politics, equipment, and skills needed to be a police officer.
This book describes the skills, equipment, and training of SWAT teams.
This book discusses the tracking devices and equipment used by search and rescue teams.
This book gives you an inside look at the intense training, commitment, and dedication of EMTs.
This book discusses the rigorous training, dangerous conditions, equipment, and commitment of firefighters.
Students will learn about the latest, cutting edge technology in medicine today. How this technology can diagnose disease, treat those diseases and where medical technology will lead us in the future.
This book discusses what the nervous system is and how it works.
Using interesting facts and photographs, this book discusses the digestive system.