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A children's book about particle physics; The story of a graviton who wants to meet a photon, but she just can't seem to catch him. The book will be available in September 2017 from Tiny Quasars.
A children's book about particle physics; The story of a graviton who wants to meet a photon, but she just can't seem to catch him. The book will be available in September 2017 from Tiny Quasars.
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    You're a good little particle, and you want to do your part to help teach kids about physics.

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    You prefer to hang around with electrons and that's fine! Backers get a PDF of the book.

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    The Little Particle That Looked Ahead

    Get a copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD as well as Jason Rodriguez's middle grade sci-fi/fantasy collection, TRY LOOKING AHEAD. You'll also get the PDF of the book. Domestic shipping is included in the cost.

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    Two copies of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD. Domestic shipping is included in the cost.

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    Signed and Doodled

    Get a copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD with a bookplate signed and doodled in by Jason Rodriguez and Noel Tuazon. You'll also get the digital PDF. Domestic shipping is included.

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    The Little Particle From 1620

    Get a copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD as well as Jason Rodriguez's non-fiction collection, COLONIAL COMICS: NEW ENGLAND, 1620-1750. Domestic shipping is included in the cost.

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    Double Signed and Double Doodled

    Get two copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD with two bookplates signed and doodled in by Jason Rodriguez and Noel Tuazon. You'll also get the digital PDF. Domestic shipping is included.

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    The Little Particle From 1750

    Get a copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD as well as Jason Rodriguez's non-fiction collection, COLONIAL COMICS: NEW ENGLAND, 1750-1775. Domestic shipping is included in the cost.

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    History and Physics Pack

    Get a copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD as well as TRY LOOKING AHEAD, COLONIAL COMICS: NEW ENGLAND:1620-1750, and COLONIAL COMICS: NEW ENGLAND, 1750-1775. Domestic shipping is included in the cost.

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    Book + Art

    Get a copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD and an original drawing by Noel Tuazon. Pick either the graviton or the particle and you'll receive an original illustration to hang on your wall! You'll also get the signed bookplate and a digital copy of the book. Domestic shipping is included.

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    Book + Original Story

    Get a copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD and an original, handwritten, one-of-a-kind story from Jason Rodriguez. The story will continue the adventure of the graviton and the photon and will never be reproduced - it is all yours and only yours! The story will be around 500 words and can contain up to two names of your choosing. You'll also get the signed bookplate and a digital copy of the book. Domestic shipping is included.

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    Sponsor a Classroom

    Do you know a teacher who would love to give her students a book about particle physics? At this reward level, we'll send 30 copies of the book to the teacher of your choice. Just put us in contact with the teacher once the Kickstarter ends and we'll take care of the fulfillment. You'll also get a physical copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD with the signed and doodled bookplate and the PDF of the book. Domestic shipping is included.

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    Skype a Classroom

    In addition to 30 copies of the book to a classroom of your choice, Jason Rodriguez will call the class via Skype and give a one-hour talk on science, art, and finding creative ways to apply the things they've learned in school. You'll also get a physical copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD with the signed and doodled bookplate and the PDF of the book. Domestic shipping is included.

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    Teach a Classroom

    In addition to 30 copies of the book to a classroom of your choice, Jason Rodriguez will travel to the class and lead a comic book creating workshop that's custom tailored to a topic of the teacher's choice. You'll also get a physical copy of THE LITTLE PARTICLE THAT COULD with the signed and doodled bookplate and the PDF of the book. Domestic shipping is included.

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    Starting at the Speed of Light

    You're ready to travel from the get-go. Get a copy of the book before others start blasting off. You'll also get the PDF of the book. Domestic shipping is included in the cost.

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