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Women in science : 50 fearless pioneers who changed the world

Ignotofsky, Rachel 1989- (author,, illustrator.).

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Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity J 509.2 IGN 2017 (Text) 31001101688076 Juvenile Non Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1607749769
  • ISBN: 9781607749769
  • Physical Description: print
    127 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Ten Speed Press, [©2016]
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General Note: BAILETS In memory of KATHERINE BAILETS by Rich and the Lunch Bunch
Accelerated Reader MG 7.5 4 4 193838
Text in English.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 122-123) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Hypatia (350 CE-370 -415 CE ) -- Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) -- Wang Zhenyi (1768-1797) -- Mary Anning (1799-1847) -- Ada Lovelace (1815-1852) -- Elizabeth Blackwell (1821-1910) -- Hertha Ayrton (1854-1923) -- Karen Horney (1885-1952) -- Nettie Stevens (1861-1912) -- Florence Bascom (1862-1945) -- Marie Curie (1867-1934) -- Mary Agnes Chase (1869-1963) -- Timeline -- Lise Meitner (1878-1968) -- Lillian Gilbreth (1878-1972) -- Emmy Noether (1882-1935) -- Edith Clarke (1883-1959) -- Marjory Stoneman Douglas (1890-1998) -- Alice Ball (1892-1916) -- Gerty Cori (1896-1957) -- Joan Beauchamp Procter (1897-1931) -- Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin 1900-1979) -- Barbara McClintock (1902-1992) -- Maria Goeppert Mayer (1906-1972) -- Grace Hopper (1906-1992) -- Rachel Carson (1907-1964) -- Lab tools -- Rita Levi-Montalcini (1909-2012) -- Dorothy Hodgkin (1910-1994) -- Chien-Shiung Wu (1912-1997) -- Hedy Lamarr (1914-2000) -- Mamie Phipps Clark (1917-1983) -- Gertrude Elion (1918-1999) -- Katherine Johnson (1918- ) -- Jane Cooke Wright (1919-2013) -- Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958) -- Rosalyn Yalow (1921-2011) -- Esther Lederberg (1922-2006) -- Statistics in stem -- Vera Rubin (1928- ) -- Annie Easley (1933-2011) -- Jane Goodall (1934- ) -- Sylvia Earle (1935- ) -- Valentina Tereshkova (1937- ) -- Patricia Bath (1942- ) -- Christiane Nusslein-Volhard (1942- ) -- Jocelyn Bell Burnell (1943- ) -- Sau Lan Wu (194?- ) -- Elizabeth Blackburn (1948- ) -- Katia Krafft (1942-1991) -- Mae Jemison (1956- ) -- May-Britt Moser (1963- ) -- Maryam Mirzakhani (1977- ) -- More women in science.
Summary, etc.: A collection of artworks inspired by the lives and achievements of fifty famous women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, from the ancient world to the present, profiles each notable individual. Full of art, this collection also contains infographics about relevant topics such as lab equipment, rates of women currently working in STEM fields, and an illustrated scientific glossary. The trailblazing women profiled include well-known figures like primatologist Jane Goodall, as well as lesser-known pioneers such as Katherine Johnson, the African-American physicist and mathematician who calculated the trajectory of the 1969 Apollo 11 mission to the moon.
Target Audience Note:
990L Lexile
Ages 8-12.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader MG 7.5 4 4 193838
Language Note:
Text in English.
Subject: Women scientists Biography Juvenile literature
Women scientists Biography
SCIENCE Reference
SOCIAL SCIENCE Women's Studies
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Science & Technology
SCIENCE / Reference
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
Genre: Biographies.
Search Results Showing Item 2 of 103 Preferred library: Memorial Library of Nazareth and Vicinity?

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