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15 Results
Who was Marie Curie? —Stine, Megan, author.

"Born in Warsaw, Poland on November 7, 1867, Marie Curie was forbidden to attend the male-only University of Warsaw, so she enrolled at the Sorbonne in Paris to study physics and mathematics. There she met a professor na...

Where are the Galapagos Islands? —Stine, Megan, author.

"Armchair adventurers can set sail for the remote Galapagos Islands and learn about the strange and unique animals that live there. The Galapagos Islands are a chain of volcanic islands located on either side of the equa...

Where is the Bermuda Triangle? —Stine, Megan, author.

"Who doesn't love a great mystery? This book presents the eerie accidents and unexplained disappearances that have occurred in the region known as the Bermuda Triangle. Even before it was named, the Bermuda Triangle--rou...

Who is Sonia Sotomayor? —Stine, Megan, author.

Describes the life and accomplishments of the United States Supreme Court justice.

Where is Niagara Falls? —Stine, Megan, author.

People from all over the world come to explore Niagara: among them the daredevils determined to tumble down or walk across the falls on tightrope. Learn about the hare-brained stunts and how the falls were formed and how...

Where is the Vatican? —Stine, Megan, author.

"Author Megan Stine charts the beginning of Christianity and its hold on members of the faith as well as the countless struggles for power (one pope was poisoned by his own men!), the building of the Vatican and creation...

Where is the Congo? —Stine, Megan, author.

"Running through six countries in the middle of Africa, the Congo Basin contains some of the largest tropical rainforests in the world. Dealing with present-day issues of climate change, it is home to bonobo apes, mounta...

Where is the Brooklyn Bridge? —Stine, Megan, author.

"Building the Brooklyn Bridge was no simple feat. Despite a brilliant plan from a father-son team of engineers, the process was a dangerous and grueling one. Construction workers developed a mysterious illness (now known...

Where is Easter Island? —Stine, Megan, author.

"Easter Island, in the middle of the Pacific Ocean thousands of miles from anywhere, has intrigued visitors since Europeans first arrived in the 1700s. How did people first come to live there? How did they build the enor...

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