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The Resource Listening to the stars : Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars, Jodie Parachini ; illustrated by Alexandra Badiu

Listening to the stars : Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars, Jodie Parachini ; illustrated by Alexandra Badiu

Label
Listening to the stars : Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars
Title
Listening to the stars
Title remainder
Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars
Statement of responsibility
Jodie Parachini ; illustrated by Alexandra Badiu
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
"A biography of astrophysicist Jocelyn Bell Burnell, who helped build a radio telescope that helped her discover pulsars, a new type of star. Some scientists consider it the greatest astronomical discovery of the twentieth century. Despite this achievement, she was overlooked in favor of two male colleagues when the Nobel Prize for physics was awarded. Bell is still working and teaching today, with recognition"--
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Illustration
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
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10956087
Cataloging source
DLC
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Parachini, Jodie
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 4-8
  • Grades 2-3
Intended audience source
  • Albert Whitman & Company
  • Albert Whitman & Company
Literary form
non fiction
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  • -1
  • 3
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Badiu, Alexandra
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True
Series statement
She made history
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  • Burnell, S. Jocelyn
  • Astrophysicists
  • Women physicists
  • Women
  • Women physicists
Target audience
juvenile
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Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars
Label
Listening to the stars : Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars, Jodie Parachini ; illustrated by Alexandra Badiu
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807545638
Lccn
2020032209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1182019810
Label
Listening to the stars : Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars, Jodie Parachini ; illustrated by Alexandra Badiu
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807545638
Lccn
2020032209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1182019810

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