Where Wild Microbes Grow – An educational rhyming picture book about discoveries on the seafloor, based on the expeditions of the vessel JOIDES Resolution. A fun way to interest young children in oceanic research. Written by award-winning children’s author Kevin Kurtz and illustrated by award-winning illustrator Alice Feagan. The eBook was created through a National Science Foundation grant and is available for free in both a PDF version and an interactive iPad version.
To learn more about deep seafloor research and to find a link to download the free interactive iBook version of this book that can be read on iPads and Macs, visit http://joidesresolution.org/node/2998
Visit the author’s website at http://kevinkurtz.homestead.com
Visit the illustrator’s website at http://alicefeagan.com
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