WorldCat Identities

Jemison, Mae 1956-

Overview
Works: 128 works in 206 publications in 1 language and 17,339 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Genealogy  Juvenile works  Literature  Educational television programs  Internet videos  Television programs  Drama 
Roles: Author, Actor, Host
Classifications: RA1057.55, 973.0496073
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mae Jemison
Discovering new planets by Mae Jemison( Book )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 438 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 421 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 404 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 379 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 281 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
African-American lives : the promise of freedom( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 235 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 : searching for our Names( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series combines personal testimony, history and science to explore the collective heritage of African-Americans. Eminent Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. uses revolutionary breakthroughs in genealogical research and DNA analysis to take eight prominent African Americans on a journey into their past - tracing their family sagas down through U.S. history and even back to Africa
African-American Lives : beyond the middle passage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 234 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
Makers : women who make America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles women leaders in the fields of politics, business, military, space, motion pictures, and comedy
Astronaut, Dr. Mae Jemison : the 100 year starship by Mae Jemison( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 101 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
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 57 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
The 100 year starship by Mae Jemison( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 27 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
Awaking( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Astronaut Chris Hadfield has left the planet three times already; now he wants to do more. After seeing the bullet holes left by asteroids on our planet's surface, he believes our only chance of survival is to escape Earth and build a colony off-world. But it will be the toughest journey humanity has ever faced: space radiation, microgravity and the bacteria inside us will conspire against us. So could we Earthlings ever survive off our one strange rock?
Survival by Robbe de Hert( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will we find life like ours on another planet? All life on Earth started as single-cell bacteria and stayed like that for 2 billion years. So how did that bacteria become the complex, colorful and diverse life that's all around us? And could this happen anywhere else in the universe? Hosted by astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison
Storm by Celtic Thunder (Musical group : 2007-)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever wondered how our planet got here? It was born in a cosmic storm and shaped by violence. We're only here because of random collisions in a dangerous cosmos. It could have destroyed us, but instead constructed a planet from the rubble of the early solar system, gave us oceans in a bombardment from the heavens, and brought order to our world when two planets collided
Escape by Journey (Musical group)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's not enough for Earth to be habitable; it also has to be lethal for life to thrive. Death is hardwired into everything from our cells to the planet itself. Global mass extinctions create the opportunities which evolution seizes, boosting the biodiversity needed to survive whatever the planet throws at it. And at the heart of this story is a biological superpower - sex - life's trade-off with death to survive on a restless world
Shield by Shawn Ryan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth protects itself from the Sun. The David and Goliath story of Earth's relationship with its greatest threat, our seemingly benign Sun. The Sun is the big violent boss of the solar system throwing out devastating particles and deadly radiation. Without several shields - one generated by our unique planetary core, another by our atmosphere, and a third by our interconnected weather systems - life on Earth would never have survived
Alien by John Frizzell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ever since life emerged, microbes, plants and animals have all sculpted the planet's surface and atmosphere in the strangest of ways: fish poop creates islands, dead animals create mountains, and plants help create continents. From rocks to rivers, life has crafted everything that makes our planet so special. But this power of change brings with it profound dangers. Life doesn't just create. It can also destroy
Genesis by D. James Kennedy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our rock is special - it's alive. Though the building blocks of life are common across the universe, life is rare. So what is it about planet Earth that sets it apart? This is the story of dynamic forces and crazy coincidences that took a bunch of dead ingredients ... and transformed them into something as wondrously intricate as life. And if it happened here, could it happen elsewhere?
 
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Find where the wind goes : moments from my lifeWomen of hope : African Americans who made a differenceAnd not afraid to dare : the stories of ten African-American womenMae JemisonMae Jemison : a space biographyMae Jemison : the first African American woman in spaceMae Jemison : out of this worldMae Jemison, space scientist
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 médecin et astronaute américaine

Mae C. Jemison mjeke dhe astronaute amerikane

Mae Carol Jemison US-amerikanische Astronautin

Mae Jemison

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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

Мей Керол Джемісон лікарка і колишня астронавтка НАСА

מיי ג'מיסון אסטרונאוטית רופאה ומהנדסת אמריקאית

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می جمیسون فضانورد و مهندس آمریکایی

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