101 Awesome Women Who Transformed Science (Paperback)

101 Awesome Women Who Transformed Science By Claire Philip, Isabel Muñoz (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Claire Philip, Isabel Muñoz (Illustrator)
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Reading this book has altered by angle of vision. If it had been available to me when I was twelve it would have transformed it entirely - Laurence Inman, The School Reading List

Discover the inspirational stories of 101 brilliant female scientists and the many discoveries, inventions and breakthroughs they brought into the world.

This book features inspiring STEM heroes from many different countries and cultures, some of which are still working today - pushing the frontiers of scientific fields from engineering to astrophysics.

These trailblazing women will fire the imagination of children everywhere The captivating biographies, quotations and accessible facts are brought to life with charming illustrations.

These pioneering women include:
- Katherine G. Johnson (African American mathematician during NASAs first space launch)
- Ellen Ochoa (First Hispanic woman astronaut)
- milie du Ch telet (French mathematician in the 1700s who fought for her rights to study math/science)
- Etta Zuber Falconer (one of the 1st African American women to receive a PhD in Mathematics)
- Carol Shaw (First female video game designer)
- Joy Adamson (scientist/conservationist who raised lion cubs)
- Sun Yung Alice Chang (Chinese American mathematician)

This is a perfect title for kids aged 8+.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781789505948
ISBN-10: 1789505941
Publisher: Arcturus Editions
Publication Date: February 15th, 2020
Pages: 128
Language: English

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