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Biographies About Scientists and Engineers

Biographies About
Scientists & Engineers

From physicists and astronauts to chemists and inventors,
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Stories that reshape how we see the world.

Space Oddities: The Surprising Lives of Astronauts

Of the more than seven billion people on this planet—plus those who have come before us—it’s a small group who can say they have left Earth and come back to tell the tale. From Mary Roach’s funny, accessible investigations of all things space science to Commander Chris Hadfield’s account of his journey to space and then readjusting to life on Earth, audiobooks are a revelation for space nerds at every level of engagement or interest.

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Stories from Groundbreaking Scientists
in Their Own Words

Experience memoirs read by the authors themselves.

By: Daniel Stone
Narrated by: Daniel Stone

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Narrated by: Scott Kelly

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By: Victoria Sweet
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Scientific Minds That Broaden Our Horizons

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