Women in Science
  • Release Date : 26 July 2016
  • Publisher : Ten Speed Press
  • Categories : Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Pages : 128 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781607749776
  • ISBN 10 : 1607749777
Score: 5
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Synopsis : Women in Science written by Rachel Ignotofsky, published by Ten Speed Press which was released on 26 July 2016. Download Women in Science Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. It’s a scientific fact: Women rock! A charmingly illustrated and educational book, New York Times best seller Women in Science highlights the contributions of fifty notable women to the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from the ancient to the modern world. Full of striking, singular art, this fascinating collection also contains infographics about relevant topics such as lab equipment, rates of women currently working in STEM fields, and an illustrated scientific glossary. The trailblazing women profiled include well-known figures like primatologist Jane Goodall, as well as lesser-known pioneers such as Katherine Johnson, the African-American physicist and mathematician who calculated the trajectory of the 1969 Apollo 11 mission to the moon. Women in Science celebrates the achievements of the intrepid women who have paved the way for the next generation of female engineers, biologists, mathematicians, doctors, astronauts, physicists, and more! — BrainPickings - Best Science Books of the Year