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Vera Rubin (1928-2016) : Nature : Nature Research

Vera Rubin, the astrophysicist who confirmed the existence of dark matter, died Sunday, Dec. 2016 at age What a brilliant woman.

Fallece Vera Rubin, la descubridora de la materia oscura, sin obtener su merecido Premio Nobel

Trailblazing Astronomer Vera Rubin on Science, Stereotypes, and Success

Blisteringly sexy, she killed Nazis with her bare hands and had a 5 million-franc bounty on her head - Page 2 of 2

Blisteringly sexy, she killed Nazis with her bare hands and had a 5 million-franc bounty on her head - Page 2 of 2

Nancy "Don't give me that French shit I'm busy killing Nazis" Wake

The Right Way to Remember Rachel Carson Not until the end of her life did she write the work for which she is now known. Before then, she had always thought of herself as a poet of the sea.  By Jill Lepore

The Right Way to Remember Rachel Carson

The Right Way to Remember Rachel Carson Not until the end of her life did she write the work for which she is now known. Before then, she had always thought of herself as a poet of the sea. By Jill Lepore

Rosalind Elsie Franklin

The race to uncover the structure of DNA reveals fascinating insights into how Franklin’s data was key to the double helix model, but the ‘stealing’ myth stems from Watson’s memoir and attitude rather than facts

Helen Brush Jenkins dies at 94; pioneering photojournalist

Helen Brush Jenkins dies at 94; pioneering photojournalist

Helen Brush Jenkins dies at pioneering photojournalist

WWII Story of famed Brit spy, 19, revealed - still living - in Canada

WWII Story of famed Brit spy, revealed - still living - in Canada

Mary Sherman Morgan America’s first female rocket scientist, credited with the invention of the liquid fuel Hydyne in which powered the Jupiter-C rocket that boosted the United States' first satellite, Explorer

Josephine Cochrane 1839-1913. When it came time to do the dishes, she really didn’t want to, so she invented a Dishwasher. Her creation had wire compartments for plates, cups and saucers.  They were put inside a wheel that lay flat inside a copper boiler.  A motor turned the wheel pumping hot soapy water from the bottom of the boiler over the dishes. received her first patent on the Garis-Cochran Dish-Washing Machine December 28, 1886. Her company is now called Whirlpool.

Impressive Americans: Josephine Cochrane received her first patent on the Garis-Cochran Dish-Washing Machine December In her company was bought out by Hobart which is now Whirlpool Corporation.

Matilde Montoya Lafragua: la primera médica mexicana | "Impúdica y peligrosa mujer pretende convertirse en médica"

Matilde Montoya Lafragua: la primera médica mexicana | "Impúdica y peligrosa mujer pretende convertirse en médica"

“I think it is important for women to help one another. I have a saying: There is a special place in hell for women who don't.” ― Madeleine Albright  20th United States Ambassador to the United Nations  In office  January 27, 1993 – January 21, 1997

I have a saying: There is a special place in hell for women who don't.” ― Madeleine Albright United States Ambassador to the United Nations In office January 1993 – January 1997

Dr Elizabeth Blackwell (1821–1910) I read about her for the 1st time when I was 10 yrs. old :)

12 Historical Women Who Gave No Fucks

Dr Elizabeth Blackwell English-born physician Elizabeth Blackwell was the first female MD in the United States. Rejected by many medical schools due to her gender, she ended up getting a place at the Geneva Medical College in New York,

Ruby Hirose (1904–1960) was a Japanese-born American chemist whose infantile paralysis vaccine research was groundbreaking. | 34 American Lady Scientists Who Changed The World

Biochemist Ruby Hirose was known for her groundbreaking contributions to polio vaccine development, and her work on vaccines against infantile paralysis. Hirose was one of 10 women recognized by the American Chemical Society for her work.

A girl operating a filter press in a Lancashire glucose factory during the First World War.  Lewis G P  © IWM (Q 28218)

UNIT 3 Durning large numbers of women were recruited into jobs vacated by men who had gone to fight in the war. Women's employment rates increased during during from of the working age population in 1914 Women were forced to work during the

Elisabeth  Bing

Obituary honoring the life of Elisabeth Bing from New York, New York

Perhaps it won’t surprise you to discover that female scientists have been integral to some of the biggest scientific and technological…

Nettie Stevens birthday: Three facts you probably didn't know about the pioneering female geneticist

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