Why We Get Fat: And What to Do About It
What’s making us fat? And how can we change? Building upon his critical work in Good Calories, Bad Calories and presenting fresh evidence for his claim, bestselling author Gary Taubes revisits these urgent questions. Taubes reveals the bad nutritional science of the last century—none more damaging or misguided than the “calories-in, calories-out” model of why we get fat—and the good science that has been ignored. He also answers the most persistent questions: Why are some people thin and others fat? What roles do exercise and genetics play in our weight? What foods should we eat, and what foods should we avoid? Persuasive, straightforward, and practical, Why We Get Fat is an essential guide to nutrition and weight management.Complete with an easy-to-follow diet. Featuring a new afterword with answers to frequently asked questions. Don't miss Gary Taubes's latest book, The Case Against Sugar, available now.
The Everything Kids' Science Experiments Book: Boil Ice, Float Water, Measure Gravity-Challenge the World Around You!
Science has never been so easy—or so much fun! With The Everything Kids' Science Experiments Book, all you need to do is gather a few household items and you can recreate dozens of mind-blowing, kid-tested science experiments. High school science teacher Tom Robinson shows you how to expand your scientific horizons from biology, chemistry, physics, technology, and engineering—to outer space. You'll discover answers to questions like: —Is it possible to blow up a balloon without actually blowing into it? —What is inside coins? —Can a magnet ever be "turned off"? —Do toilets always flush in the same direction? —Can a swimming pool be cleaned with just the breath of one person? Whether you’ve always been interested in STEM or you’re looking for a cool science fair project, you’ll want to test these fun and educational experiments for yourself!
Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #2)
“Hilarious and charming. The most lovable duo since Frog and Toad.” —NYT-bestselling creator of the Dog Man and Captain Underpants series, Dav PilkeyNarwhal and Jelly are back in action for a SUPER adventure! Join Super Narwhal and sidekick Jelly Jolt as they take on three SUPER new stories in this early graphic novel series.Happy-go-lucky Narwhal and no-nonsense Jelly find their inner superheroes in three new under-the-sea adventures. In the first story, Narwhal reveals his superhero alter-ego and enlists Jelly to help him figure out what his superpower is. Next, Narwhal uses his superpower to help a friend find his way back home. In the third story, Jelly is feeling blue and Narwhal comes to the rescue. Ben Clanton showcases the joys of friendship and the power of believing in yourself and others through this irresistible duo.
Mini Wonderful Curves: 16 Seasonal Quilt Projects Using the QCR Mini (Landauer) Patterns for Wall Hangings, Runners, & Quilts; Cut Easy & Accurate Curves with Sew Kind of Wonderful's Quick Carve Ruler
The Sew Kind of Wonderful team is back with beautiful curved quilts made with the mini-version of their award-winning Quick Curve Ruler!16 fresh and contemporary projects from the "Sew Kind of Wonderful" author teamNew and exclusive patterns feature tulips, sunflowers, pinwheels, hearts, fall foliage, and moreLearn how to make beautiful curved quilts with the mini-version of the Quick Curve Ruler(C)Award-winning tool allows quiltmakers to cut curves easily and accurately with stupendous resultsThe Quick Curve Ruler(C) allows quiltmakers to cut curves easily and accurately with amazing results. But far more than just a how-to on using this innovative tool, Mini Wonderful Curves features 16 new and exclusive patterns for wall hangings, runners, and quilts that celebrate the seasons and special holidays—all in the unique Sew Kind of Wonderful style!Tulips, sunflowers, pinwheels, hearts, fall foliage, and more grace these beautiful quilts. The perfect companion to your QCR Mini, Mini Wonderful Curves provides step-by-step directions to a standard block, thorough getting started instructions, and clearly written, easy-to-follow patterns—all giving you the confidence and know-how you'll need to start creating patterns of your own!Sew Kind of Wonderful projects are always fresh and ...
CreepyParty Deluxe Novelty Halloween Costume Party Latex Animal Head Mask, Unicorn
Made from high quality latex. Made exclusively for creepy party. To ensure it's the real deal please look for the creepy party label. Please note if you think this mask has a little odor, just don't worry, it's the normal odor of latex, put it under ventilated place for one day, the odor will disappear. Package included: 1 x unicorn head latex mask What is creepy party? We are a professional and experienced latex mask manufacturer. We are committed to providing our customers with a wide variety of awesome designs and high quality masks. We are now expanding and developing our business online. We just launched amazon storefronts in the us and Europe. Because it's directly from us and no middlemen involved, we are able to offer customers lower, more affordable price. Our slogan is "bring the party with creepy party PC" here are some tips to get the most enjoyment from our masks no.1 Please be aware that the vacuum packaging may cause a slight deformation issue. I say slight because it will go back to its original and intended shape in a couple of hours. Just use something to hold the mask open. We suggest a wig stand or Styrofoam mannequin which can be found and purchased cheaply. One customer says that a small waste basket turned upside down will also work. No.2 In order to make o...
Halloween II / Halloween III: Season of the Witch (Double Feature)
HALLOWEEN II: Picking up precisely where its predecessor left off, Halloween II follows the same ill-fated characters as they encounter the knife-wielding maniac they left for dead in the first Halloween. It seems the inhuman Michael Myers is still very much alive and out for more revenge as he stalks the deserted halls of the hospital where his sister lies waiting. As he gets closer and closer to his terrified target, Dr. Loomis discovers the chilling mystery behind the crazed psychopath's savage actions. Written by horror masters John Carpenter and Debra Hill, Halloween II is a spine-tingling dark ride into the scariest night of the year. HALLOWEEN III: SEASON OF THE WITCH: Producer John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing) presents the third chilling installment in the shocking Halloween franchise. When a terrified toy salesman is mysteriously attacked and brought to the hospital, babbling and clutching the year's most popular Halloween costume, an eerie pumpkin mask, Dr. Daniel Challis is thrust into a terrifying Halloween nightmare. Working with the salesman's daughter, Ellie, Daniel traces the mask to the Silver Shamrock Novelties company and its founder, Conal Cochran. Ellie and Daniel uncover Cochran's shocking Halloween plan and must stop him before trick-or-treaters across ...
Magic Tree House Merlin Mission 1-4 Boxed Set (Magic Tree House (R) Merlin Mission)
Merlin Mission Books 1-4 of the #1 New York Times bestselling Magic Tree House series boxed together for the first time ever!Beyond the realms of time and space are lands that exist only in myths and legends. This is where the magic tree house is taking Jack and Annie on the mission of a lifetime! They will visit Camelot, a haunted castle, an island lost in mist, and the Land-Behind-the-Clouds. It is one unforgettable adventure!Recently rebranded, the first 4 Magic Tree House Merlin Mission paperbacks all in one box are the perfect gift for fans of the Magic Tree House series. Parents, teachers, and librarians hail the chapter-book series as a tool to promote reading, as even the most reluctant readers want to know where the magic tree house will take the brother-and-sister team next.Magic Tree House Merlin Missions are more challenging adventures for the experienced Magic Tree House reader.Books in this Merlin Missions set include: Christmas in Camelot (#1), Haunted Castle on Hallows Eve (#2), Summer of the Sea Serpent (#3), Winter of the Ice Wizard (#4).
10 Interesting Facts About Halloween: find, shop, buy, compare
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