Discover some of the inspirational men and women who have received Nobel Prizes in Physics, Chemistry and Medicine from 1901 to the present day, among them Marie Curie, Hermann Joseph Muller, and Donna Strickland.
A glimpse into the often surprising lives and sometimes accidental discoveries of a group of extraordinary scientists, this fascinating collection shows that the science you learn at school really can change the world.
Winter and El Fathi give a satisfying flavor of the work that guided scientific and moral compasses, while highlighting aspects of the scientists' personal histories--The New York Times, 5 Picture Books About the Wonders of Science
"Rich material for readers seeking scientific role models who made differences both in and beyond the lab"--Kirkus Reviews
"This beautifully presented book invites young readers to consider the values of science and how it carries the potential to change the world for the better"--Mat Tobin, Senior Lecturer in Education