Fun and fascinating science is everywhere, and it's a cinch to learn, if you ask a Science teacher! In Ask a Science Teacher, Scheckel collects 250 of his favorite Q&As. Like the best teachers, he writes so that kids can understand, but he doesn't water things down, satisfying the most inquisitive minds. Topics include The Human Body, Earth Science, Astronomy, Chemistry, Technology, Zoology, Music, and Conundrums that don't fit into any category. With refreshingly uncomplicated explanations, Ask A Science Teacher is sure to resolve the everyday mysteries you've always wondered about. You'll learn how plans really fly, why the Earth is round, how microwaves heat food, and much more. Before you know it, all your friends will be asking you!