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Rivers of sunlight: How the Sun Moves Water Around the Earth

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With stunning artwork and compelling scientific explanation, Bang and Chisholm have brought forth a masterpiece that is critically relevant in this environmentally tumultuous time. How does the sun keep ocean currents moving and lift fresh water from the seas? What can we do to conserve one of our planet's most precious resources? In this newest book in the award-winning Sunlight Series, readers learn about the constant movement of water as it flows around the Earth. As the water changes between liquid, vapor, and ice, Sunlight powers all living things, ensuring that life can exist on Earth. Perfect for any reader--young or old!--this is an invaluable addition to all classrooms, libraries, and at-home collections.
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Level 4.7, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 830L
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Grouping Title rivers of sunlight how the sun moves water around the earth
Grouping Author bang molly
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-18 02:41:40AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-18 06:10:14AM

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display_description "The sun explains its role in the movement of water around the Earth, from the lifting of fresh water from the seas, to the movement of underwater currents that nourish the world's oceans. The sun has a hand in moving rivers of water in its liquid, gaseous, and solid states all around the Earth, enabling life to exist on our planet. But human beings are interfering in this natural cycle, unbalancing the amount of fresh water available."--
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subject_facet Hydrologic cycle, Hydrologic cycle -- Juvenile literature, Juvenile works, Sun, Sun -- Juvenile literature, Sunshine, Sunshine -- Juvenile literature
title_display Rivers of sunlight : how the sun moves water around the earth
title_full Rivers of Sunlight How the Sun Moves Water Around the Earth, Rivers of sunlight : how the sun moves water around the earth / by Molly Bang & Penny Chisholm ; illustrated by Molly Bang
title_short Rivers of sunlight :
title_sub How the Sun Moves Water Around the Earth
topic_facet Hydrologic cycle, Juvenile Nonfiction, Picture Book Nonfiction, Science, Sunshine