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The Resource Wonder women of science : twelve geniuses who are currently rocking science, technology, and the world, Tiera Fletcher and Ginger Rue ; illustrated by Sally Wern Comport

Wonder women of science : twelve geniuses who are currently rocking science, technology, and the world, Tiera Fletcher and Ginger Rue ; illustrated by Sally Wern Comport

Label
Wonder women of science : twelve geniuses who are currently rocking science, technology, and the world
Title
Wonder women of science
Title remainder
twelve geniuses who are currently rocking science, technology, and the world
Statement of responsibility
Tiera Fletcher and Ginger Rue ; illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Title variation
  • Twelve geniuses who are currently rocking science, technology, and the world
  • 12 geniuses who are currently rocking science, technology, and the world
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What does it take to be a STEM genius? Check out these exciting, highly readable profiles of a dozen contemporary women who are on the cutting edge of scientific research. Searching the cosmos for a new Earth. Using math to fight human trafficking. Designing invisible (and safer) cars. Unlocking climate-change secrets. All of this groundbreaking science, and much more, is happening right now, spearheaded by the diverse female scientists and engineers profiled in this book. Here is a book to surprise and inspire not only die-hard science fans, but also those who don't (yet!) think of themselves as scientists
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1995-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fletcher, Tiera
Dewey number
  • 509.252
  • 509.22
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-13
  • 4th Grade-8th Grade
Intended audience source
  • Candelwick Press
  • Candlewick Press
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rue, Ginger
  • Comport, Sally Wern
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scientists
  • Women scientists
  • Science
  • Engineers
  • Women engineers
  • Engineering
  • Technology
  • Mathematicians
  • Women mathematicians
  • Mathematics
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Wonder women of science : twelve geniuses who are currently rocking science, technology, and the world, Tiera Fletcher and Ginger Rue ; illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tiera Fletcher : preface -- Davina Durgana : fighting modern slavery through math -- Evelyn Galban : providing top medical care for all creatures -- Cierra McDonald : using computer science for serious fun -- Patrícia Medici : saving the tapirs (and rain forests... and woods... and grasslands) -- Dava Newman : rethinking the marshmallow space suit -- Maureen Raymo : unlocking climate change secrets from the earth and the ocean -- Mareena Robinson Snowden : using science for world peace -- Monsi Román : cracking down on the world's tiniest stowaways -- Kaitlyn Sadtler : engineering the immune system for tissue regeneration -- Sara Seager : searching the cosmos for another Earth -- Teresa Woodruff : safeguarding the future of girls with cancer -- Minjuan Zhang : driving automobile technology to (literally) unseen destinations
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781536207347
Isbn Type
: HRD
Media category
  • still image
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • sti
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3420752
  • (OCoLC)1179049567
  • (OCoLC)on1179049567
  • 3779196
  • 3779196
  • 3420752
  • (OCoLC)1179049567
  • (OCoLC)on1179049567
Label
Wonder women of science : twelve geniuses who are currently rocking science, technology, and the world, Tiera Fletcher and Ginger Rue ; illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tiera Fletcher : preface -- Davina Durgana : fighting modern slavery through math -- Evelyn Galban : providing top medical care for all creatures -- Cierra McDonald : using computer science for serious fun -- Patrícia Medici : saving the tapirs (and rain forests... and woods... and grasslands) -- Dava Newman : rethinking the marshmallow space suit -- Maureen Raymo : unlocking climate change secrets from the earth and the ocean -- Mareena Robinson Snowden : using science for world peace -- Monsi Román : cracking down on the world's tiniest stowaways -- Kaitlyn Sadtler : engineering the immune system for tissue regeneration -- Sara Seager : searching the cosmos for another Earth -- Teresa Woodruff : safeguarding the future of girls with cancer -- Minjuan Zhang : driving automobile technology to (literally) unseen destinations
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781536207347
Isbn Type
: HRD
Media category
  • still image
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • sti
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • 3420752
  • (OCoLC)1179049567
  • (OCoLC)on1179049567
  • 3779196
  • 3779196
  • 3420752
  • (OCoLC)1179049567
  • (OCoLC)on1179049567

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