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Marie Skłodowska Curie born Maria Salomea Skłodowska [ˈmarja salɔˈmɛa skwɔˈdɔfska], was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who ...

Marie Curie - Biographical - Nobelprize.org


Marie Curie, née Maria Sklodowska, was born in Warsaw on November 7, 1867, the daughter of a secondary-school teacher. She received a general education ...

Marie Curie the scientist | Biog, facts & quotes


Born Maria Sklodowska on 7 November 1867 in Warsaw, Poland, she was the youngest of five children of poor school teachers. After her mother died and her ...

Marie Curie - Biography, Facts and Pictures - Famous Scientists


Marie Curie discovered two new chemical elements - radium and polonium. She carried out the first research into the treatment of tumors with radiation, and she.

Marie Curie | Polish-born French physicist | Britannica.com


Feb 15, 2016 ... Marie Curie, née Maria Salomea Skłodowska (born November 7, 1867, Warsaw, Congress Kingdom of Poland, Russian Empire—died July 4, ...

Marie Curie: Facts & Biography - LiveScience


Aug 14, 2013 ... Marie Curie was a physicist and chemist and a pioneer in the study of radiation. She and her husband, Pierre, discovered the elements ...

Science in Poland - Maria Sklodowska-Curie


Maria (Marie Fr.) Sklodowska-Curie (born in Warsaw, Poland, on November 7, 1867) was one of the first woman scientists to win worldwide fame, and indeed, ...

Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions - Research Fellowship Programme ...


Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions are European research grants for scientists in Europe and abroad.

CORDIS: Improving Human Potential: Activities: Marie Curie


Marie Curie Fellowships provide European placements for pre and post-doctoral researchers, usually up to the age of 35, and for experienced researchers.

Marie Sklodowska Curie | Chemical Heritage Foundation


Marie Sklodowska Curie (1867–1934) was the first person ever to receive two Nobel prizes: the first in 1903 in physics, shared with Pierre Curie (her husband)  ...

An inspiring portrait of Marie Curie, the first woman to receive the Nobel Prize, and one of very few people to win two Nobel Prizes This documentary gives a glimpse into the personal life... More>>
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Marie Curie - Physicist - Biography.com


Explore the scientific mind of Marie Curie, two-time Nobel Prize winner whose work led to the discovery of radioactivity. Learn more on Biography.com.

BBC - History - Marie Curie


Read a short biography about Marie Curie. Follow her life story from birth, to her marriage to Pierre Curie, and the reasons why she was awarded two Nobel ...

Marie Curie and The Science of Radioactivity


The life of Marie Curie, from the AIP Center for History of Physics. Text by Naomi Pasachoff and many illustrations describe Curie's contributions to the science of ...