In 1934, Irène Curie and her husband discovered artificial radioactivity; four years later, Lise Meitner helped unlock the secret of nuclear fission. Here are their fascinating stories. Time line. Glossary. Who’s who. Chapter notes. Bibliography. Resources for more information. Index. Black-and-white period photographs and diagrams.
Radioactive!: How Irène Curie and Lise Meitner Revolutionized Science and Changed the WorldBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781616204150 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Algonquin Page Count: 240 Accelerated Reader: Level: 9.2, Points: 9 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 11.6, Points: 13 Lexile: Level: 1160L Awards & Honors: Booklist 2016 Top 10 Books for Youth, Science & Health
NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books 2017
2016 Cybils Finalist, Middle Grade and Young Adult Nonfiction Tablet Magazine Best Jewish Children’s Books of 2016, Chapter Books
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