Unconventional Science

"An intriguing, well-sourced resource on the future of food."
—Eating Bugs as Sustainable Food (Unconventional Science) – Booklist (Sep 2019)

Around the world, scientists are finding cool and unusual ways to make people's lives better and help the environment. Some of these methods have been quietly used for centuries. Only recently have they earned much attention. Other methods use new technology in unexpected and even gross ways to clean things up and provide people with water and energy! Learn about the history of these fascinating methods, how they work, and how they are making the world a better place.

Format Price Qty
Title ATOS Format Qty
Unconventional Science (6 titles)
Capturing Carbon with Fake Trees 5.5
Cleaning Up Plastic with Artificial Coastlines 5.2
Controlling Invasive Species with Goats 5.0
Eating Bugs as Sustainable Food 5.5
Harvesting Fog for Water 5.4
Turning Poop into Power 5.4
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 363.7382-665.776
Lexile 760L-860L
ATOS Reading Level 5.0-5.5
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Guided Reading Level R-S
Copyright 2020
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Publisher Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
ISBN 9781532118951, 9781532173134, Q08951
Format Reinforced Hardcover, eBook, QR Bundle