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

Parachini, Jodie, (author). Badiu, Alexandra, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jB BUR (Text) 37521531008193 AMPL Juvenile New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville JB BURNELL (Text) 39230032102798 Children New Books Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library JB BUR (Text) 78551000384673 Juvenile Biography Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle JE92 BURN (Text) 39231033782497 Children's New Materials Collection Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 921 BURNELL (Text) 39206021699275 J Biography Checked out 06/03/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807545638
  • ISBN: 0807545635
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman & Company, 2021.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"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"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Burnell, S. Jocelyn.
Astrophysicists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women physicists
Women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Astronomy > Juvenile literature.
Pulsars.
Radio sources (Astronomy).
Biography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Astronomy.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women.
Genre: Biographies.

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