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Rachel Swaby

Biography

Rachel Swaby

Rachel Swaby is the author of HEADSTRONG: 52 Women Who Changed Science --- and the World. A freelance journalist, Swaby has written for Runner’s World, Wired, The Atlantic and other publications. She lives in Brooklyn.
 
Visit her at rachelswaby.com and follow @rachelswaby on Twitter.

Rachel Swaby

Books by Rachel Swaby

by Rachel Swaby - Biography, Children's 10-14, Children's Nonfiction, Nonfiction, Science, Technology

Virginia Apgar. Sally Ride. Rachel Carson. These names are etched in history and included here as part of this awe-inspiring collection of profiles of some of the world’s most influential women in science. Author Rachel Swaby delves into the minds of 33 such women, whose vision, creativity, passion and dedication have helped make important strides in the world of science --- who have in fact changed the world. Middle grade kids will be fascinated by these snapshot profiles of some of history’s most important female scientists.