Lives Of The Scientists: Experiments, Explosions (and What The Neighbors Thought)

byKathleen KrullIllustratorKathryn Hewitt

September 6, 2016|
Lives Of The Scientists: Experiments, Explosions (and What The Neighbors Thought) by Kathleen Krull
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Scientists have a reputation for being focused on their work—and maybe even dull. But take another look. Did you know that it’s believed Galileo was scolded by the Roman Inquisition for sassing his mom? That Isaac Newton loved to examine soap bubbles? That Albert Einstein loved to collect joke books, and that geneticist Barbara McClintock wore a Groucho Marx disguise in public? With juicy tidbits about everything from favorite foods to first loves, the subjects of Kathleen Krull and Kathryn Hewitt’sLives of the Scientists: Experiments, Explosions (and What the Neighbors Thought) are revealed as creative, bold, sometimes eccentric—and anything but dull.
Kathleen Krull has written much innovative nonfiction for young people, including all of the books in theLives of . . . series, and has made a chatty, accessible approach to biography her hallmark. She lives in San Diego, California. Visit her website atwww.kathleenkrull.com. Kathryn Hewitt''s caricatures of famous figur...
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Title:Lives Of The Scientists: Experiments, Explosions (and What The Neighbors Thought)
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:96 pages, 10 X 7 X 0.3 in
Shipping dimensions:96 pages, 10 X 7 X 0.3 in
Published:September 6, 2016
Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780544810877

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