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Science Fun!

Fun With Science
Easy Experiments for Young People
Freeman and Freeman
1956

This little gem from the 1950s is CLEARLY past its “sell by” date. The cover was in bad shape and there was some yellowing. This came from a university collection, not a public library. (There was one public library that had this book listed in its collection.) The Freemans wrote many youth science nonfiction books up into the 1970s.

This book was first published in 1943 and was last printed in 2000. The Freemans passed away in the 1980s. I couldn’t find much biographical information about the Freemans with my cursory searches. Given the longevity of their books, as well has the number of titles, their materials should be archived and maintained for study.

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Eye Opener!

Eye Color, Sex, and Children’s Behavior Gary andĀ Glover 1976 Submitter: An eye-catcher. The gist seems to be that because light-eyed animals react differently to predators than dark-eyed animals do, then eye color will also affect learning styles of children in