Smithsonian Animal! is a groundbreaking, fact-packed visual approach to the animal kingdom, from the smallest crustaceans to the largest mammals. Follow the timeline of evolution and extinction and see how different animals have adapted to survive. Photorealistic computer-generated images, infographics, and cutaways that reveal animals' inner workings make it easy to understand at a glance. Dive into the deep to see orcas, great white sharks, stingrays, and more. Get the bird's eye view to see how penguins, owls, hawks, eagles, and other birds live and fly in the wild. Smithsonian Animal! takes young readers for a walk on the wild side to show them the animal kingdom like they've never seen it before!
The Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History is the world's preeminent museum and research complex dedicated to inspiring curiosity, discovery, and learning about the natural world through its unparalleled research, collections, exhibitions and educational outreach programs.
- 228 pages
- 12.13"H x 10.29"W
- Ages 8 to 12, grades 3 to 7