The sky's the limit stories of discovery by women and girls

Title The sky's the limit stories of discovery by women and girls
Names Thimmesh, Catherine.
Book Number DB056280
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Examines ways by which observant females have contributed to scientific knowledge. Stories describe women studying chimpanzees in the jungle, watching the heavens at night, and collecting fossils. Explains how a fourteen-year-old's science project--pasteurizing water in puddles to make it safe to drink--benefits Third World countries. For grades 5-8. 2002.
Narrator Giannarelli, Laura.
Local Subject Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Biography - Scientists & Explorers - BIT
Biography - Notable Women - BIW
Biography - Contemporary - BIC
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Short Book - SH
Sciences - SCI
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Women's Interest - WOM
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Science - Miscellanea - Juvenile literature
Women in science - Juvenile literature
Call Number j500.82 JNF
Language English
Released 2002
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2002 (NLS, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2002.
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