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Gorgeous visual profiles of 50 trailblazing science pioneers. Love your world? Thank these women! Maybe you’ve heard of Marie Curie or Ada Lovelace. But what about the rest? There’s 17th century scientist and illustrator Maria Sybilla Merian, who went all the way to the rainforest to draw butterflies and other wildlife. There’s daredevil Katia Krafft, who studied volcanoes (and died in a lava flow). Or how about Katherine Johnson – the African-American NASA maths genius who figured out the path of the Apollo 11 Moon Mission? Brainpower, bravery and beauty: they’re all in this book of brilliant science!

  • Inspiring illustrated profiles of 50 female scientists
  • Heaps of striking full-page pictures and infographics
  • Women of many backgrounds, in all fields of science
  • “Fascinating and superbly presented” – Parents In Touch

Product Details

Catalogue number

8499 in Secondary Rewards Catalogue 2019/20 and 1110 in ROW Primary Christmas 2019

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9781526361004

Date published

April 6th, 2017

Condition

New

UK edition

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  1. Sophie
    on 18 October 2019

    Wow wow wow

    This is an amazing book and show you the real hero’s of our world! Rachel ignotofsky please keep making theses fab books!

    5out of 5

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