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I'm a neutrino : tiny particles in a big universe  Cover Image Book Book

I'm a neutrino : tiny particles in a big universe / Dr. Eve M. Vavagiakis ; illustrated by Ilze Lemesis.

Vavagiakis, Eve M., Dr., (author.). Lemesis, Ilze, (illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 9781536222074
  • ISBN: 1536222070
  • ISBN: 9781536222074
  • ISBN: 1536222070
  • ISBN: 9781536222074
  • ISBN: 1536222070
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : MIT Kids Press, [2022]

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"Before you finish reading this sentence, trillions upon trillions of neutrinos will have passed through your body. Not sure what a neutrino is? Get an up-close-and-personal introduction in this dazzling picture book from MIT Kids Press, told in lilting rhyme from the neutrino's point of view and filled with illustrations that swirl and splash the cosmos to life. Some of the smallest bits of matter known to exist--and they exist everywhere--neutrinos are inspiring cutting-edge and Nobel Prize-winning research. Here, playful text and watercolor illustrations blended with photographs distill the concept of these mysterious particles down to its essence. 'Know Your Neutrinos' end notes provide context for each spread, amplifying the science and making complex astrophysics and physics concepts approachable. This indispensable STEM title urges children to dream of contributing their own discoveries"--Provided by publisher
Subject: Neutrinos > Juvenile literature.
Particles (Nuclear physics) > Juvenile literature.
Particles (Nuclear physics)
Picture books.
Genre: Creative nonfiction.
Informational works.
Picture books.

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Douglas Library of Hebron.


  • 0 current holds with 7 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Douglas Library of Hebron J 539.7 VAV (Text) 33400149458948 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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