Let's Investigate with Nate #1: The Water Cycle

Author(s): Nate Ball

Environmental Science

Bill Nye the Science Guy meets The Magic School Bus!


This is the first book in a new STEM-based picture book series from the Emmy Award-winning host of PBS’s Design Squad and Design Squad Nation, Nate Ball. With a lively cast of characters and vibrant illustrations by Wes Hargis, it's an adventure in learning!


Ever wonder where water comes from and where it goes? Or why sometimes it rains and sometimes it snows? Then join Nate Ball and his crack team of curious scientists as they shrink down smaller than a raindrop to see firsthand what the water cycle is all about.


Product Information

Nate Ball is the host of the Emmy and Peabody award-winning PBS reality shows Design Squad and Design Squad Nation. An MIT graduate with a master's in mechanical engineering, Nate is also the cofounder of Atlas Devices, a two-time All-American pole-vaulter, and a competitive beatboxer. He lives with his wife in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Wes Hargis wanted to be a professional dirt miner when he grew up. Unstable market prices for dirt led him to pursue his second love, and he has been an illustrator for more than fifteen years. Mr. Hargis lives with his family (and his dirt) in Arizona.

General Fields

  • : 9780062357397
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • : HarperCollins
  • : August 2017
  • : 22.90 cmmm X 25.40 cmmm X 0.60 cmmm
  • : September 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Wes Hargis
  • : en
  • : Nate Ball