Item description for Skippy and Oaf: The Battle Against Oxygen Radicals by Craig S. Cousineau...
Heroic characters portray antioxidants battling evil oxygen radicals in this lively, science-based story. Skippy, a very intelligent rat, is concerned about his friend Oaf's terrible eating habits, and tries to get his friend to eat healthier food. Oaf is skeptical until Skippy explains the science of nutrition at a molecular level, complete with descriptions ofbattles between superheroes (antioxidants found in fruits and vegetables) and oxygen-radical villains. Based on fascinating scientific information andincluding a lesson on genomes and DNA, the book includes playful drawings that clarifyits key concepts.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.2" Width: 5.3" Height: 0.3" Weight: 0.15 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2007
Publisher Dna Press
ISBN 1933255277 ISBN13 9781933255279