How To Split the Atom takes readers right to the heart of matter. Try splitting a water molecule, making an electron propeller, or starting a chain reaction. Series Information: Learning how to split atoms, build a robot, and be a genius is simple and fun with "How To..." guides. Witty text and cartoon drawings teach students everything they need to know to understand some of the most exciting and complicated areas of current science. Students will learn how to grow plants without water in order to live on Mars, how to build potentiometers to be a robot wizard, and how to make an electron propeller to be a nuclear scientist. Young readers will be well on their way to becoming science superstars with this exciting and informative series.