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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
The twelve scientists who are profiled here are women from all sorts of backgrounds who are currently rocking science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Each of them has a different story to tell about how she got to where she is today, but the one thing they have in common is that they are truly wonder women of science. Around the world there are many more women doing incredible work and breaking new ground in STEM fields--not to mention girls of all ages dreaming of how they will one day contribute
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1995-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fletcher, Tiera
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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
  • Scientists
  • Women scientists
  • Science
  • Engineers
  • Women engineers
  • Engineering
  • Technology
  • Mathematicians
  • Women mathematicians
  • Mathematics
Target audience
pre adolescent
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
Control code
on1179049567
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781536207347
Media category
  • still image
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • sti
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1179049567
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
Control code
on1179049567
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781536207347
Media category
  • still image
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • sti
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1179049567

Library Locations

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