This is a historical list, intended to deal with the time period when women working
in science ... Aglaonike (2nd century BCE), the first woman astronomer in Ancient
Greece; Agnodike (4th century BC...
Sep 19, 2011 ... But Curie was not the first female scientist. Many other brilliant, dedicated and
determined women have pursued science over the years. 1 of 10 ...
Science and technology are often considered to be the forte of men. ... American
physician who was the first woman to become a medical doctor in the United ...
Nov 1, 2002 ... Another woman runs the linear accelerator at Stanford. A woman discovered the
first evidence for dark matter. A woman found the top quark.
And inspiring more young women to pursue careers in science starts with simply
... Her long list of firsts includes first female commencement speaker at the ...
Explore Biography.com's collection of famous female scientists, including ... In
1983, astronaut and astrophysicist Sally Ride became the first American woman
Nov 20, 2015 ... Women scientists in the ancient world and Middle Ages .... Curie was the first
woman to win a Nobel Prize, and the first person to win the award ...
only woman scientist to have a place in the history books. Hypatia's father was
director of Alexandria University, and he (3) sure his daughter had the best ...
The history of women in science is often a tale of unrecognised talent ... (the first
person to do so), she was the first woman to teach at the Sorbonne in Paris.
Dec 31, 2013 ... She was the very first director of the female-run Maria Mitchell Observatory in
Nantucket, Mass., a nonprofit science education institute.