Dignifying Science SC

DIGNIFYING SCIENCE SC - B&W. (Jim Ottaviani/various) Features humorous, dramatic, and true stories about scientists. Following in the tradition of Xeric winner and Eisner nominee Two-Fisted Science, this 144-page trade paperback features famous women scientists including Marie Curie, Lise Meitner, Rosalind Franklin, Birute Galdikas, and (believe it or not) film star Hedy Lamarr. The collection showcases art by fan-favorites Donna Barr, Mary Fleener, Stephanie Gladden, Roberta Gregory, Lea Hernandez, Carla Speed McNeil, Linda Medley, Jen Sorensen, Anne Timmons, and comics legends Ramona Fradon and Marie Severin. Readers, drawn in by the compelling anecdotes, will discover intriguing characters, while end notes and references will lead them to further information on the scientists they've read about. This handsome trade paperback, complete with a full-color dust jacket, is sure to please old and new readers alike. 144 pp. “[Dignifying Science] shows how science is exciting and meaningful while giving insight into the minds and personalities of people often perceived as stuffy and boring. It instructs and delights without being overly pedantic and preachy.” — SequentialTart.com.

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Dignifying Science SC