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Jemison, Mae 1956-

Overview
Works: 108 works in 165 publications in 1 language and 14,220 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Juvenile works  History  Genealogy  Literature  Educational television programs  Biography  Case studies  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Author, Actor, Host
Publication Timeline
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Discovering new planets by Mae Jemison( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book explains how astronomers discover new planets"--Provided by publisher
Journey through our solar system by Mae Jemison( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book takes readers on a tour of our solar system"--Provided by publisher
Makers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles women leaders in the fields of politics, business, military, space, motion pictures, and comedy
Exploring our sun by Mae Jemison( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book explains what the Sun is and how it affects the rest of the solar system"--Provided by publisher
Astronaut by Mae Jemison( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1992, Dr. Mae Jemison made history by spending eight days in Earth's orbit, making her the first black woman ever to visit space. Twenty years later, Dr. Jemison is pushing space travel forward again with her 100 Year Starship Foundation. In this new "True Book" series, readers will join Dr. Jemison as she guides them on a tour of our solar system and explains how astronomers have used technology to discover new stars and planets."--Publisher description
Astronaut, Dr. Mae Jemison : the 100 year starship by Mae Jemison( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses traveling great distances into space and studying it while living there
African American lives( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa
African-American Lives : searching for our Names( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The challenge of genealogical research is even more evident as Henry Louis Gates, Jr. continues back through the Colonial period of American history in this program. The film takes us on a journey to fill in the family trees of each of the series participants, through war service records and various records of property during slavery's apogee--including inventories, sales, or gifts of slaves. In West Virginia, Professor Gates finds a court transcript and discovers the legal struggle of his ancestor Isaac Clifford, a free man who was kidnapped and accused of being a runaway slave
African-American lives : the promise of freedom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at how African-Americans defined their freedom after slavery. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reviews courthouse records of land acquisitions, documents from the Freedmen's Bureau and the 1870 census--the first in which African-Americans were counted as citizens, not property--to trace his subjects' lineages through Reconstruction. A vein that continues throughout the series is Gates' personal story, and in this episode he seeks to confirm a family legend--that a white slaveholder is one of his 19th-century ancestors
African-American Lives : beyond the middle passage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode, when the paper trail runs out, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. visits scientists who are using DNA analysis to trace ancestral roots. With results in hand he meets with leading historians of the slave trade and discovers more fascinating details about his own ancestry. Finally, Professor Gates and a guest journey to Africa, where they visit the port from which the guest's patrilineal ancestor was most likely shipped into slavery. They meet with local tribal elders and find they may actually be the guest's cousins. Distributed by PBS Distribution. Part of the series African-American Lives. (54 minutes) A streaming videorecording
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 24th century, Captain Picard and his crew continue exploring the universe in the U.S.S. Enterprise, seeking new life and new worlds
African American lives( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa
African American lives( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compelling combination of storytelling and science, this series uses genealogy, oral histories, family stories and DNA to trace roots of several accomplished African Americans down through American history and back to Africa
The 100 year starship by Mae Jemison( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So far, our travels into outer space have been limited to the planets and moons surrounding the sun in our own solar system. What would we find if we made it all the way to another star's solar system? Today's astronomers are planning a mission to explore further reaches of space than humans have ever reached. Readers will discover how these bold scientists are working to build faster spaceships and overcome the obstacles that make it difficult for humans to survive in outer space
World of wonder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From every corner of the globe, these are true stories of the amazing, the fascinating and the unbelievable
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[1st work] When the Enterprise returns to an energy shrouded planet to retrieve data left during an evacuation eight years ago, Commander Riker discovers that, due to a freak transporter accident, he now has a double, and Lt. Riker wants to take up his romance with Troi. [2nd work] While traveling in a shuttlecraft, Picard, Troi, Data, and Geordi encounter temporal disturbances that slow down time. Returning to the Enterprise they discover it and an attacking Romulan vessel seemingly frozen in time and must find a way to repair a warp-core breach, return time to normal speed and save the ship
Endeavour( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on astronaut Mae Jemison and the Space Shuttle Endeavour's September, 1992 mission. Observes a frog embryology experiment conducted by Jemison during the mission, designed to help scientists understand how the zero-gravity environment affects the reproduction process
Feminisms and science in civil society( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Do feminist conceptions of civil society demand something different from science? As more women become practicing scientists, are they promoting fundamental changes in the way that science is practiced and funded? Five outstanding scientists explore the social ethics and outcomes of scientific inquiries from a variety of feminist perspectives."--Publisher website
Makers. Women in war, space, comedy, business, Hollywood, politics( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles women leaders in the fields of politics, business, military, space, motion pictures, and comedy
African-American lives : the promise of freedom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This program looks at how African-Americans defined their freedom after slavery. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reviews courthouse records of land acquisitions, documents from the Freedmen's Bureau and the 1870 census--the first in which African-Americans were counted as citizens, not property--to trace his subjects' lineages through Reconstruction. A vein that continues throughout the series is Gates' personal story, and in this episode he seeks to confirm a family legend--that a white slaveholder is one of his 19th-century ancestors
 
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Alternative Names
Mae C. Jemison American doctor and NASA astronaut

Mae C. Jemison Amerikaans ruimtevaarder

Mae C. Jemison Amerikaans ruimtevaardster

Mae C. Jemison amerikansk ingeniør og astronaut

Mae C. Jemison amerikansk ingenjör och astronaut

Mae C. Jemison astronaute américain

Mae C. Jemison mjeke dhe astronaute amerikane

Mae Carol Jemison US-amerikanische Astronautin

Mae Jemison

Mae Jemison amerikansk ingeniør og astronaut

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Mae Jemison amerikansk lege og astronaut

Mae Jemison astronauta estadounidense

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Mae Jemison dokter asal Amerika Serikat

Mae Jemison Médica y astronauta de la NASA estadounidense

Mae Jemison Metgessa americana i astronauta de la NASA

Mae Jemisonová

Mae Jemisonová americká astronautka

Maia Jemison

Mej Džemison

Джемисон, Мэй Кэрол

Мей Джемисън

Мей Керол Джемісон

מיי ג'מיסון אסטרונאוטית רופאה ומהנדסת אמריקאית

ماي جيميسون

می جمیسون فضانورد و مهندس آمریکایی

मेई जैमिसन

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மே ஜெமிசன் அமெரிக்க மருத்துவர் மற்றும் விண்ணோடி

მეი ჯემისონი

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メイ・ジェミソン

梅·杰米森

Languages
English (72)