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2015 Women's History Month STEM Biography Series Roundup
Laura Bassi, Physicist. #WomensHistoryMonth #WomeninSTEM http://ift.tt/1BiCyhr
Lucille Ball, one of the funniest, prettiest ladies in the world!
The Untold Story Of The Women Who Mapped Our Galaxy, finally told by Neil DeGrasse Tyson #women #STEM
naamahdarling: urulokid: facebooksexism: thebluelip-blondie: skeptikhaleesi: brownglucose: nextyearsgirl: The absence of women in history is man made. How petty just look at babe ruth’s face tho so confused so lost i love it pure hater shit Jackie Mitchell…a bad ass lady I had never heard of. From her Wikipedia page: “Seventeen-year-old Jackie Mitchell, brought in to pitch in the first inning after the starting pitcher had given up a double and a single, faced Babe Ruth. After ...
Ruby Hirose (1904–1960) was a Japanese-born American chemist whose infantile paralysis vaccine research was groundbreaking.
For Women's History Month 2015, I posted daily biographies of women scientists. In case you couldn't tell by my Women in STEM jewelry series, I'm pretty obsesse
Stephanie Kwolek, chemist who invented Kevlar
In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.
We have rounded up some fascinating historical photographs you (probably) have not seen before.