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Women of Steel and Stone: 22 Inspirational Architects, Engineers, and ...

Anna Lewis - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 272 pages
“What caused a few women to counter the trends and choose these professions? What difficulties did they face in fields so new to them? And did the influences that marked their ...
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Flickr Cofounder and Web Community Creator Caterina Fake

Patricia Wooster - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 32 pages
Do you like to take pictures and share them online? Do you like to share comments on photos, places you've been, or articles? If so, you've probably heard of Flickr and other ...
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Alternate Reality Game Designer Jane McGonigal

Anastasia Suen - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 32 pages
Do you like the challenge and adventure of video games? As Jane McGonigal was growing up, she had fun playing early video games. As an adult, she saw games as an outlet for ...
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Women in Space: 23 Stories of First Flights, Scientific Missions, and ...

Karen Gibson - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 240 pages
When Valentina Tereshkova blasted off aboard Vostok 6 on June 16, 1963, she became the first woman to rocket into space. It would be 19 years before another woman got a chance ...
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Who Was Marie Curie?

Megan Stine - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2014 - 112 pages
Born in Warsaw, Poland, on November 7, 1867, Marie Curie was forbidden to attend the male-only University of Warsaw, so she enrolled at the Sorbonne in Paris to study physics ...
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Marie Curie: Pioneering Physicist

Elizabeth R. Cregan - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2007 - 32 pages
An introduction to the life and career of the Polish scientist.
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Ellen Ochoa

Annie Buckley - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2007 - 48 pages
Ellen Ochoa's has a passion for engineering, space, and science. Readers will find out how Ochoa used this passion to earn a doctorate from Stanford and become the first ...
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Radioactive!: How Irčne Curie and Lise Meitner Revolutionized Science and ...

Winifred Conkling - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2016 - 240 pages
The fascinating, little-known story of how two brilliant female physicists’ groundbreaking discoveries led to the creation of the atomic bomb. In 1934, Irčne Curie, working ...
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Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea: Marie Tharp Maps the Ocean Floor

Robert Burleigh - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2016 - 40 pages
Filled with gorgeous illustrations by acclaimed artist Raúl Colón, this illustrated biography shares the story of female scientist, Marie Tharp, a pioneering woman scientist ...
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Frederick Banting: Hero, Healer, Artist

Stephen Eaton Hume - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 178 pages
When Frederick Banting, a decorated war hero, developed insulin in 1920, he earned the 1923 Nobel Prize for medicine, a knighthood, and the gratitude of diabetics around the world.
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