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Title:
Polar scientist : the coolest jobs on the planet
Author:
Shuckburgh, Emily, author.
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Publication Information:
Chicago, Illinois : Raintree, [2015]

©2015
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 21 cm..
Summary:
"Find out what's involved in becoming a polar scientist from a top researcher in the field. You'll find out about the scientist's heroes, the equipment and skills she uses, and the challenges of conducting research and experiments in sub-zero temperatures!"--
Language:
English
Contents:
The magic moment -- Mad about maths -- Bound for the Poles -- Preparing for Antarctica -- At last! an expedition! -- A day in the life -- Science on ice -- Looking ahead -- Quizz.
Reading Level:
1040 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.3 1.0 167072.
ISBN:
9781410966421

9781410966483
Format :
Book

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Find out what's involved in becoming a polar scientist from a top researcher in the field. You'll find out about the scientist's heroes, the equipment and skills she uses, and the challenges of conducting research and experiments in sub-zero temperatures!


Table of Contents

The Magic Momentp. 4
Mad About Mathp. 8
Bound for the Polesp. 12
Preparing for Antarcticap. 18
At Last! An Expedition!p. 28
A Day in the Lifep. 32
Science on Icep. 36
Looking Aheadp. 40
Quizp. 42
Glossaryp. 44
Find Out Morep. 46
Indexp. 48