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, Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin 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.
Science and Me by Ali Winter is inspired by the discoveries of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics, Chemistry and Medicine – extraordinary scientists from around the world. A fascinating and often moving book that deserves a place on your STEM bookshelf, this book is perfect for children who love learning about important historical figures and the important legacies they have left. Beautifully illustrated by Mickael El Fathi, bringing to life each incredible discovery.
Ali Winter, author of Amnesty International-endorsed Peace and Me, is an experienced anthologist and nonfiction writer who has published internationally and is passionate about seeking out lesser-told stories from around the world.
Mickael El Fathi is an acclaimed French-Moroccan children’s book illustrator. A former computer graphic designer and 3-D director, he now lives in France and helps children travel the world through his illustrations.
Amnesty International endorses this book because it shows how standing up for other people makes the world a better, more peaceful place.