Baby Astronaut (Baby Scientist #2)
“A cute infant-scientist offering…tuned to its audience.” —Kirkus
Baby Scientist is an adorable board book series that brings fun, accessible science concepts to baby’s world using simple language, recognizable settings, and vibrant art. Read them all with your baby scientist!
Baby Astronaut explores the stars and planets in space. She wears her space suit and helmet and rides in a space craft.
Can ants live in space?
Can plants grow in space?
Find out with Baby Astronaut!
Baby Scientist series creator and author Dr. Laura Gehl holds a Ph.D. in neuroscience from Georgetown. She has nearly twenty years of experience teaching and writing about science for elementary, middle, and high school students.
Don’t miss the other books in this series, including Baby Botanist, Baby Oceanographer, and Baby Paleontologist.
Praise For Baby Astronaut (Baby Scientist #2)…
— Kirkus Reviews
HarperFestival, 9780062841346, 22pp.
Publication Date: May 7, 2019
About the Author
Dr. Laura Gehl holds a B.A. in psychology from Yale University and a Ph.D. in neuroscience from Georgetown. She has nearly twenty years of experience teaching and writing about science for elementary, middle, and high school students. Her career has included editing the award-winning educational periodical Science Weekly (grades K-6) and writing about science for clients such as the American Diabetes Association, the New York Academy of Sciences, and the National Academy of Sciences. Dr. Gehl frequently speaks at schools, bringing science into many of her presentations. She lives in Maryland.
Daniel Wiseman is a husband, dad, illustrator, and creative director. When he isn’t drawing, he can usually be found doing one of these great things: perfecting his biscuit recipe, hiking up a mountain in some faraway location, singing loudly in his car, riding his bike, or napping. Daniel currently lives in Knoxville, Tennessee.