There's a Fungus Among Us!: True Stories of Killer Molds

There's a Fungus Among Us!: True Stories of Killer Molds

by John DiConsiglio

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Overview

Discover Fungus!!!

Science as inquiry is the core of this dynamic, investigative, high-interest series which focuses on the science and technology used to solve real-life crimes and mysteries, and includes chapter summaries, reading cues, and sidebar interviews.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531175309
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 09/28/2007
Series: 24/7: Science Behind the Scenes Series: Medical Files
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 1,185,451
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 710L (what's this?)
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

Table of Contents


Medical 411
What's the World?: Overheard in the Lab     8
Fungi Gone Wild!: See for Yourself     10
The Medical Team: Who's Who?     12
True-Life Case Files!
Beware of the Killer Mold!     15
The Mystery of the Dirt Devil     25
The Case of the Deadly Tree Fungus     35
Medical Download
Key Dates in the History of Fungi: Flashback     44
In the News: Ripped from the Headlines     46
The Fungus Among Us: Real Stuff     48
Help Wanted: Mycologist: Careers     51
Yellow Pages
Resources     56
Dictionary     59
Index     62
Author's Note     64

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