Red Planet: Life in Our Deserts and Hot Spots
Meet some of the most hardy and adaptable animals on the planet that live in the world's hottest regions. Includes facts about volcanoes, deserts, hot springs, and underwater volcanoes, an animal and plant index, and ways to help fight climate change. This engaging book introduces children to some of the most resilient and adaptable animals that live in the hottest places around the world--in deserts, near volcanoes, close to hot springs, and even near underwater volcanoes and geysers. It also presents information about homes that are specially designed for people to live in these hot spots; offers useful tips for cutting down on pollution to help fight global warming; and features an animal and plant index.