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Astrophysicist and Space Advocate Neil deGrasse Tyson

Marne Ventura - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 32 pages
Have you ever stared into the night sky, full of stars and planets? As a kid, Neil deGrasse Tyson was star-struck when he first visited a planetarium. The universe was calling ...
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Google Glass and Robotics Innovator Sebastian Thrun

Marne Ventura - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 32 pages
Have you ever wished you could use technology to improve people's lives? Ever since he was a teenager, Sebastian Thrun wanted to build machines that helped people.So far, Thrun ...
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YouTube Founders Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, and Jawed Karim

Patricia Wooster - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 32 pages
Have you ever watched a home video that went viral on the Internet? Then you've probably heard of the company YouTube.YouTube was created by Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, and Jawed ...
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iPod and Electronics Visionary Tony Fadell

Anastasia Suen - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 32 pages
Do you spend hours tinkering with projects? Do you also love listening to and collecting music? So did inventor Tony Fadell. He combined two of his passions to create the iPod ...
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Frozen in Time: Clarence Birdseye's Outrageous Idea About Frozen Food

Mark Kurlansky - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 176 pages
Nonfiction for kids interested in science, biography, and early entrepreneurs, this work explores the life story of Clarence Birdseye, the man who revolutionized the frozen ...
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Mr. Ferris and His Wheel

Kathryn Gibbs Davis - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 40 pages
Capturing an engineer’s creative vision and mind for detail, this fully illustrated picture book biography sheds light on how the American inventor George Ferris defied gravity ...
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Temple Grandin: How the Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism and Changed the ...

Sy Montgomery, Temple Grandin - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2012 - 160 pages
When Temple Grandin was born, her parents knew that she was different. Years later she was diagnosed with autism. While Temple’s doctor recommended a hospital, her mother ...
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A Wizard from the Start: The Incredible Boyhood & Amazing Inventions of ...

Juvenile Nonfiction - 2010 - 32 pages
From his humble boyhood as a farmer's son, selling newspapers on trains, reading through public libraries shelf by shelf, and dreaming of new inventions, Thomas Edison went on ...
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It's Cool to Be Clever: The Story of Edson C. Hendricks, the Genius who ...

Leanne Jones - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2011 - 40 pages
"Tells the true story of an inquisitive boy in the 1950s who doesn't fit in at school. Edson Hendricks is bullied because he is so smart (people accuse him of getting answers ...
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DK Readers: Thomas Edison: The Great Inventor

Caryn Jenner - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2007 - 48 pages
"Highly readable, worthwhile overviews for young people." -- Booklist "Richly informative...the text is clearly and smoothly written." -- KLIATT Each book in the DK Readers ...
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