Listening to the stars : Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars
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Badiu, Alexandra, illustrator.
Published
Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman & Company, [2021].
Format
Book
ISBN
9780807545638, 0807545635
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1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
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Published
Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman & Company, [2021].
Language
English
ISBN
9780807545638, 0807545635
Accelerated Reader
LG
Level 5.1, 1 Points

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Includes bibliographical references (page [31]).
Description
"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.
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Ages 4-8,Albert Whitman & Company.
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Grades 2-3,Albert Whitman & Company.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Parachini, J., & Badiu, A. (2021). Listening to the stars: Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers pulsars . Albert Whitman & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Parachini, Jodie and Alexandra, Badiu. 2021. Listening to the Stars: Jocelyn Bell Burnell Discovers Pulsars. Albert Whitman & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Parachini, Jodie and Alexandra, Badiu. Listening to the Stars: Jocelyn Bell Burnell Discovers Pulsars Albert Whitman & Company, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Parachini, Jodie,, and Alexandra Badiu. Listening to the Stars: Jocelyn Bell Burnell Discovers Pulsars Albert Whitman & Company, 2021.

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