Always Looking Up
Always Looking Up
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Always Looking Up

Written by Laura Gehl & illustrated by Louise Pigott
Published by Albert Whitman and Company
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This empowering picture book biography tells the story of Nancy Grace Roman, the astronomer who overcame obstacles like weak eyesight and teachers who discouraged women from pursuing astronomy to lead the NASA team that built the Hubble Space Telescope. A testament to women in scientific careers and a record of an important NASA milestone.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780807502969
    Publication Date
    October 1, 2019
    Reading Age
    5 - 7 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0807502960

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