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Title:
Extreme science careers
Author:
Squire, Ann, author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, an Imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2015.
Physical Description:
48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Discusses various extreme science careers that take people around the world.
Language:
English
Contents:
Extreme scientists, where do some extreme scientists work? -- Exploring Earth, how do researchers explore a cave filled with water? -- Up in the air, what do hurricane hunters find in a hurricane's eye? -- The big truth!, Marie Curie, what kind of scientific research cost Curie her life? -- Working in the water, how did 19th-century scientists measure the depth of the ocean? -- The ends of the Earth, why are researchers isolated during the winter at the South Pole?
Reading Level:
9-12.

Grade 4 to 6.

900 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.7 0.5 168706.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 6.2 3 Quiz: 64482.
ISBN:
9780531207444

9780531215555
Format :
Book