The Mysterious You series explores the mysteries of the human body using an exciting mix of thoroughly researched factual information, amazing anecdotes and surprising try-it activities.
In Baa!, kids unravel the mysteries of genes and see how traits like dimples and hair colour are passed down through their family tree. They can then explore the secrets of cloning --- what it is and what changes it may bring in the future.
Kids can learn about
• natural selection
• genetic mutations
• DNA and forensics
• gene mapping
• cloning in nature and in the lab
• future predictions
With simple language and kid-friendly examples, Baa! helps demystify an intriguing, but often difficult-to-grasp, subject in a way that kids can understand.