A gloriously illustrated celebration of trailblazing women, this book highlights the contributions of fifty notable women to the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, from both the ancient and modern worlds.
In this biography, richly illustrated with original paintings by Merian herself, Joyce Sidman paints her own picture of one of the first female entomologists, a woman who flouted convention in the pursuit of knowledge and passion for insects.
In this bestseller from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Marie Curie, the Nobel Prize-winning scientist. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back.
This book is the first book in a brand-new educational series about the inspirational lives of amazing scientists. You'll find a complete biography, fun facts, a colourful timeline of events, and even a note from Temple herself!
Raye Montague was a gifted mathematician who set her sights on becoming an engineer. This book details the challenges she overcame to gain the well-deserved title in history: a pioneer who changed the course of ship design forever.
Margaret Hamilton loved numbers as a young girl. Soon math led her to MIT and then to helping NASA put a man on the moon! This book delivers a lovely portrayal of a pioneer in her field who never stopped reaching for the stars.
Ada Lovelace was the daughter of Lord Byron and through her friendship with inventor Charles Babbage, she was involved in programming his Analytical Engine, a precursor to the computer, thus becoming the world's first computer programmer.
Laurie Wallmark tells the riveting story of a trailblazing woman. Grace Hopper coined the term computer bug and taught computers to speak English, and throughout her life succeeded in doing what no one had ever done before.
This is the story of 50 inspirational women who have been fundamental to the story of humans in space, from scientists to astronauts to some surprising roles in between.
From a young age, Marie Tharp was fascinated by the ocean and was taught by her father to think big. This fascinating book tells of her failures and challenges as she became the first person to chart the ocean floor and understand our planet.
This is the story of a woman who dared to dive, discover, and inspire. Eugenie Clark devoted her life to learning about sharks and taught the world that sharks were to be admired rather than feared and that women can do anything they desire.
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