Results of the Aventis Prize in the year 1993.
This book reveals that tiny microbes are in charge of Spaceship Earth. In it, children can find out how microbes make you ill, and how they make you well; how they make the air you breath, and the food you eat. Many people think of germs as occasional nuisances, but they are in fact a vital part of our existence. Includes activities, a game, experiments, and an index.
"Spaceship Earth" is a series which uses a lively and interesting cartoon style to capture and stimulate the imagination of children. It is aimed at Children aged 8-14, and is ideal for home or school.