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Knudson, Mary

Overview
Works: 16 works in 61 publications in 2 languages and 3,317 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: T11, 070.4495
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Most widely held works by Mary Knudson
A field guide for science writers : the official guide of the National Association of Science Writers by Deborah Blum( Book )

35 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Field Guide for Science Writers, the official guide of the National Association of Science Writers, budding journalists and veteran reporters have a superb roadmap to this exciting area of journalism. Here some three dozen of the best-known science writers in America share their hard-earned knowledge on how they do their job. Boyce Rensberger describes how he covers stories for the Washington Post; two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner and New York Times reporter John Noble Wilford outlines the pitfalls and rewards of writing full-length books on scientific topics; NPR's Ira Flatow tells how radio pieces combine ambient sounds, music, voices, and facts to create a mental picture and evoke the feeling of "being there"; and Pulitzer prize-winning journalist Laurie Garrett, author of the bestselling The Coming Plague, discusses how to cover, and survive, a deadly epidemic. Each article brims with detailed, nuts-and-bolts information
Living well with heart failure, the misnamed, misunderstood condition by Edward K Kasper( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Informed by the shared knowledge of doctor Edward K. Kasper and patient and journalist Mary Knudson, those diagnosed with heart failure and their loved ones will learn how to effectively manage the condition in this comprehensive and compassionate guide that will help readers understand: *The causes of the condition *Normal and abnormal heart rhythms *How to recognize symptoms and when to seek treatment *Which diagnostic tests to expect *The best treatments for different types of heart failure *How pacemakers work *The advantages and disadvantages of implantable cardioverter defibrillators *How to be safer in a hospital *What exercises result in increased heart, leg, arm, and core body strength *What foods to eat and what to avoid
Dr. Solomon's easy, no-risk diet by Neil Solomon( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intellectual property rights and the private seed industry by Mary Knudson( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A voyage within--probing the nervous system by Mary Knudson( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The research and development on a biological innovation : the case of hybrid wheat by Mary Knudson( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rainforest ecologist( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces University of Oklahoma biologist Janalee Caldwell and her research on frogs of the Amazon Basin in South America. Includes materials and instructions for testing nuts for strength and fat content, observing a frog and studying its protective coloration, making paper models of rainforest trees and plants. Includes a game that shows how creatures in a Brazil nut tree community grow from egg to adult
Saiensu raitingu : kagaku o tsutaeru gijutsu( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sea otter biologist( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces wildlife biologist Brenda Ballachey and her research on sea otters and the effects of the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill on Alaskan wildlife. Includes materials and instructions for observing and recording human and sea otter behavior, building a paper model of a kelp forest and its inhabitants, investigating properties of oil, learning what and how much sea otters eat, and simulating radio tracking of sea otters
Pollen detective( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Peg Bolick, Curator of Botany at the University of Nebraska State Museum, and her research on pollen. Includes some materials and instructions for simulating pollination with flower and insect models, identifying the parts of a flower and examining them for pollen, identifying different types of pollen, examining imitation rock samples for ancient pollens
African plant explorer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Introduces biologist and anthropologist Fatimah Linda Collier Jackson, who studies how African plants and people affect one another. Focuses on her research on cassava and its possible medicinal uses. Includes materials and instructions for activities that allow students to emulate Jackson by learning about poisons, chemicals, and starch found in common foods, and about the origins of common foods. Also includes instructions for batiking African symbols onto cloth
Parasite sleuth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Introduces Dr. Judy Sakanari, whose science lab studies the biochemistry and molecular biology of parasites, focusing on Anisakis worms and Leishmania Protozoa. Includes materials and instructions for creating a classification system, classifying parasites, studying Ascaris worms, ticks, beef tapeworms, and fleas, and examining a pet for parasites
Living well with heart failure, the misnamed, misunderstood disease by Edward K Kasper( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Economic impacts of Indiana's pari-mutuel horse industry on Indiana by Kevin T McNamara( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A field guide to science writers : the official guide of the National Association of Science Writers( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Agricultural diversity: do we have the resources to meet future needs? by Mary Knudson( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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