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Endurance, Young Readers Edition: My Year in Space and How I Got There
By Crown Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9781524764241, isbn: 1524764248,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 105 reviews
Newly adapted for young readers from the New York Times bestseller comes the awe-inspiring memoir from NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who spent a record-breaking year in space.How does a boy struggling in school become an American hero and a space pioneer?Daredevil behavior? Check. Whether it is sailing leaky boats in the Atlantic Ocean or joining an ambulance corps to race to the rescue, living on the edge is required behavior for an astronaut.Sibling rivalry? Check. An identical twin brother

Swimming with Sharks: The Daring Discoveries of Eugenie Clark
By Albert Whitman Company
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ean: 9780807521878, isbn: 0807521876,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Before Eugenie Clark's groundbreaking research, most people thought sharks were vicious, blood-thirsty killers. From the first time she saw a shark in an aquarium, Japanese-American Eugenie was enthralled. Instead of frightening and ferocious eating machines, she saw sleek, graceful fish gliding through the water. After she became a scientist―an unexpected career path for a woman in the 1940s―she began taking research dives and training sharks, earning her the nickname ''The Shark Lady.''

Find Where The Wind Goes: Moments From My Life
By Scholastic Press
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ean: 9780439131957, isbn: 0439131952,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Following her childhood dreams, Mae Jemison grew to become an accomplished woman as a chemical engineer, scientist, physican, and astronaut while having made her mark in the history books as the first African-American woman to travel into space. From majoring in chemical engineering at Stanford University (at the age of 16) to giggling with hairdressers in Nairobi (in Swahili) to orbiting the Earth as the first woman of color to travel in space (conducting experiments in life and material

¿Quién fue Thomas Alva Edison? (Who Was?) (Spanish Edition)
By Grosset & Dunlap
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ean: 9780448458564, isbn: 044845856X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
One day in 1882, Thomas Edison flipped a switch that lit up lower Manhattan with incandescent light and changed the way people live ever after. The electric light bulb was only one of thousands of Edison's inventions, illuminated in John O'Brien's wonderful black-and-white illustrations..

Cyrus Field's Big Dream: The Daring Effort to Lay the First Transatlantic Telegraph Cable
By Calkins Creek
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ean: 9781629795560, isbn: 1629795569,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 105 reviews
In this nonfiction middle-grade title, award-winning author Mary Morton Cowan explores the extraordinary achievement of Cyrus Field and one of the greatest engineering feats of the 19th century: laying a transatlantic telegraph cable to create instant communication between two continents.Cyrus Field had a big dream to connect North America and the United Kingdom with a telegraph line, which would enable instant communication. In the mid-1800s, no one knew if it was possible. That didn't

The Day-Glo Brothers: The True Story of Bob and Joe Switzer's Bright Ideas and Brand-New Colors
By Barton, Chris/ Persiani, Tony (ILT)
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mpn: 9781570916731, ean: 9781570916731, isbn: 157091673X,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 98 reviews
A discovery that made the world a brighter place!Joe and Bob Switzer were very different brothers. Bob was a studious planner who wanted to grow up to be a doctor. Joe dreamed of making his fortune in show business and loved magic tricks and problem-solving. When an accident left Bob recovering in a darkened basement, the brothers began experimenting with ultraviolet light and fluorescent paints. Together they invented a whole new kind of color, one that glows with an extra-special

Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13
By Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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mpn: 27578584, ean: 9781250137524, isbn: 9781250137524,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 87 reviews
The bold story of Katherine Johnson, an African-American mathematician who worked for NASA during the space race and was depicted in the film Hidden Figures.You've likely heard of the historic Apollo 13 moon landing. But do you know about the mathematical genius who made sure that Apollo 13 returned safely home? As a child, Katherine Johnson loved to count. She counted the steps on the road, the number of dishes and spoons she washed in the kitchen sink, everything! Boundless, curious, and

Galen and the Gateway to Medicine (Living History Library)
By Bethlehem Books
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mpn: FBA-|282868, ean: 9781883937751, isbn: 1883937752,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
Looks at the life and times of the ancient Roman doctor, Galen, and his theories on human physiology.Used Book in Good Condition.

100 Scientists Who Made History (100 in History)
By DK Children
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ean: 9781465468895, isbn: 1465468897,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
Through the life stories of scientists and innovators like Leonardo da Vinci, Albert Einstein, Marie Curie, and more, STEAM concepts come to life engaging readers of all ages.Full of the true-life stories of scientists and innovators who have shaped our society and how we see the world around us, this book puts major scientific discoveries into context. Readers learn who inspired whom, and which discoveries laid the groundwork for more amazing innovation. Biologists, chemists, physicists,

The Ocean Of Truth: The Story Of Sir Isaac Newton
By Greenleaf Press
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ean: 9781882514502, isbn: 1882514505,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 100 reviews
Sir Isaac Newton is one of history's most renowned scientists. He independently developed the mathematical technique known as Calculus, wrote a treatise on the properties of light and color that is still consulted by scientists, and worked out the mathematical details of the law of gravity. What is less well known is the depth of his Christian faith, and the amount of writing, speaking, and research he devoted to defenses of the tenets of Biblical belief. This book makes Newton come alive for

First Flight: The Story of Tom Tate and the Wright Brothers (I Can Read Chapter Books)
By HarperCollins
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ean: 9780060245047, isbn: 0060245042,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
Based on the true story of a boy who knew the Wright brothers and flew in their glider, a child's-eye account of the creation of the first airplane summarizes the historic events that took place at Kitty Hawk..

Chocolate by Hershey: A Story About Milton S. Hershey (Creative Minds Biography)
By Brand: Carolrhoda Books
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ean: 9780876148303, isbn: 0876148305,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Recounts how Hershey struggled to establish himself in the candy business, and describes how he used his wealth to benefit othersUsed Book in Good Condition.

Charles Darwin and the Beagle Adventure (Historical Notebooks)
By Templar
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mpn: FBA-|301339, ean: 9780763645380, isbn: 0763645389,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Discover the plants, animals, and people Darwin encountered on his groundbreaking voyage aboard the BEAGLE. Packed with novelties, including extracts from Darwin’s diary and later works, CHARLES DARWIN AND THE BEAGLE ADVENTURE takes readers on an eyeopening exploration of our globe and uncovers the path that led to the cornerstone of natural history: the theory of evolution.Used Book in Good Condition.

Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist
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mpn: YES32715078, ean: 9781492642046, isbn: 1492642045,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 150 reviews
An Amazon Best Book of the Month―Named a Best Children's Book of 2017 by Parents magazine―One of New York Times's Twelve Books for Feminist Boys and Girls! Discover the story of a woman who dared to dive, defy, and inspire. This is Shark Lady.Learning about sharks: Eugenie Clark fell in love with sharks from the first moment she saw them at the aquarium. She couldn't imagine anything more exciting than studying these graceful creatures. But Eugenie quickly discovered that many people

Darwin and Evolution for Kids: His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities (For Kids series)
By Chicago Review Press
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mpn: FBA-|292379, ean: 9781556525025, isbn: 1556525028,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Darwin and Evolution for Kids traces the transformation of a privileged and somewhat scatterbrained youth into the great thinker who proposed the revolutionary theory of evolution. Through 21 hands-on activities, young scientists learn about Darwin’s life and work and assess current evidence of evolution. Activities include going on a botanical treasure hunt, keeping field notes as a backyard naturalist, and tying knots for ship sails like those on the HMS Beagle. Children also learn how

DK Eyewitness Books: Great Scientists
By DK Publishing
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mpn: 9780756629748, ean: 9780756629748, isbn: 0756629748,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 77 reviews
Meet the greatest scientific minds in history, from the first woman to win not only one, but two, Nobel Prizes, to the men who discovered the ''secret of life.'' Great Scientists profiles 30 of the most influential scientists throughout history and explores important milestones in science. Each page is brought to life with dozens of full-color images, and the book is accompanied by additional clip art on a CD and a colorful wall chart as added content. Discover Einstein's Theory of Relativity,

Garrett Morgan: Inventor of the Traffic Light and Gas Mask (Famous Inventors)
By Brand: Enslow Elementary
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ean: 9780766022744, isbn: 0766022749,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Presents the life and accomplishments of Garrett Morgan, best known as the inventor of the gas mask and traffic light.Used Book in Good Condition.

Barnum's Bones: How Barnum Brown Discovered the Most Famous Dinosaur in the World
By Farrar, Straus & Giroux
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mpn: FBA-|289762, ean: 9780374305161, isbn: 0374305161,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Barnum Brown's (1873-1963) parents named him after the circus icon P.T. Barnum, hoping that he would do something extraordinary--and he did! As a paleontologist for the American Museum of Natural History, he discovered the first documented skeleton of the Tyrannosaurus Rex, as well as most of the other dinosaurs on display there today.An appealing and fun picture book biography, with zany and stunning illustrations by Boris Kulikov, BARNUM'S BONES captures the spirit of this remarkable

Tiny Stitches: The Life of Medical Pioneer Vivien Thomas
By Lee & Low Books
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ean: 9781620141564, isbn: 1620141566,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
Vivien Thomas's greatest dream was to attend college to study medicine. But after the stock market crashed in 1929, Vivien lost all his savings. Then he heard about a job opening at the Vanderbilt University medical school under the supervision of Dr. Alfred Blalock. Vivien knew that the all-white school would never admit him as a student, but he hoped working there meant he was getting closer to his dream.As Dr. Blalock s research assistant, Vivien learned surgical techniques. In 1943, Vivien

Notable Notebooks: Scientists and Their Writings
By NSTA Kids
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ean: 9781681403793, isbn: 168140379X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
Notable Notebooks: Scientists and Their Writings brings to life the many ways in which everyone from Galileo to Jane Goodall has used a science notebook, including to sketch their observations, imagine experiments, record data or just write down their thoughts. You also get four steps to starting your own notebook, plus mini-bios of the diverse featured scientists. Written in captivating rhyme, the text is sprinkled with lively illustrations. In fact, it looks a lot like the science notebook

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