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Beyond Jupiter: The Story of Planetary Astronomer Heidi Hammel (Women's Adventures in Science)by Fred Bortz
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Details the life and major accomplishments of planetary astronomer Heidi Hammel, who studies both Jupiter and Neptune.
- Includes scientific information about Jupiter, Uranus, and other aspects of astronomy.
- Perfect combination of biography (100+ pages) and science.
- Written in an engaging, easy-to-read style.
- All bio subjects are contemporary and active in their fields.
- An advisory board of prominent scientists, including Rita R. Colwell, former director of the National Science Foundation, and Alan J. Friedman, director of the New York Hall of Science, conceptualized the series and chose bio subjects.
The life story of Heidi Hammel will intrigue and inspire readers of all ages.
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