Marie Curie and Radioactivity


At the start of the twentieth century, Marie Curie, a Polish physicist and chemist, stunned the scientific world. Her research led to the discovery of two elements, polonium and radium. She also examined the most unusual property of these elements: radioactivity. This graphic biography follows Curie from her early life in Poland to her scientific education in France. It also spotlights her work with Pierre Curie and her efforts to treat wounded soldiers during World War I.

ISBN Number
9781541578210
Trim Size
9 x 7
Binding Type
Library Bound
Number of Pages
40
Author
Jordi Bayarri
Publisher
Lerner Publishing Group (Graphic Universe)
Copyright Date
2020
Dewey Number
540.92 [B]
Reading Level
6