Science and Technology Careers and Education
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Tomorrow's Enterprising Scientists: Computer Software Designers and Specialists
Flath offers career-oriented information about opportunities in technology fields.
Kakapo Rescue: Saving the World's Strangest Parrot
On remote Codfish Island off the southern coast of New Zealand live the last 91 kakapo parrots on earth. Originally this bird numbered in the millions before humans brought predators to the islands. Now on the isolated island refuge, a team of scientists is trying to restore the kakapo population. Other titles in the Scientists in the Field series profile individuals working with animals, natural phenomena and the study of space.
Eruption!: Volcanoes and the Science of Saving Liives
An account of the work of volcanologists Andy Lockhart, John Pallister, and their team describes their life-risking efforts to investigate dangerous volcanoes that pose threats to more than one billion people worldwide.
Bomb: The Race to Build-- and Steal-- the World's Most Dangerous Weapon
Recounts the scientific discoveries that enabled atom splitting, the military intelligence operations that occurred in rival countries, and the work of brilliant scientists hidden at Los Alamos.