Reading Recommendations 


For this interested in the current big topics in astronomy, from the Big Bang to Black Holes to life on other planets, this very readable book is a great choice.  Written in a down to earth style this book discusses 10 of the most exciting topics in astronomy today, using a non-technical style that is suitable for all ages from middle school on up.  “Dr Becky” is fast becoming one of the outstanding science communicators with her YouTube channel as well as multiple media programs in England.  Dr Becky received her PhD in Astrophysics from Oxford Univ in 2017

Recommended Ages:  7th grade and up; possibly advanced younger students.

Dr. Becky Smethurst

Theme: Astronomy; Female Scientists