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Extreme Scientists: Exploring Natures Mysteries from Perilous Places  (Scientist in the Field Series) Donna M. Jackson

Extreme Scientists: Exploring Natures Mysteries from Perilous Places (Scientist in the Field Series)

Donna M. Jackson

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ISBN : 9780544250031
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80 pages
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Kids who need convincing that science isnt all white coats and test tubes will have their eyes opened here. —The BulletinFascinating —Booklist starred reviewScientists in the Field to theextreme!When Paul Flaherty goes to work, he climbs into aMoreKids who need convincing that science isnt all white coats and test tubes will have their eyes opened here.  —The BulletinFascinating —Booklist starred reviewScientists in the Field to the extreme! When Paul Flaherty goes to work, he climbs into a four-engine WP-3D Orion turboprop plane and heads directly into the eye of a hurricane. Miles below, Hazel Bartons job in microbiology takes her to the depths of the worlds most treacherous caves. And on the other side of the topsoil, way, way above the forest floor, Stephen Sillett passes his days (and sometimes his nights) in the canopies of the tallest trees on earth. Welcome to the work—and worlds—of extreme scientists.