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Ten Historic Female Scientists You Should Know | Science ...

Sep 19, 2011 ... Before Marie Curie, these women dedicated their lives to science and made significant advances.

Famous Female Scientists - Greatest Women Scientists Ever

Some of the greatest scientists of all time were females who have made important discoveries in a variety of fields in science. Several of their contributions.

Women Scientists - Fact Monster

Enterprising female scientists from Elizabeth Garrett Anderson to Rosalyn Sussman Yalow.
You may recognize some of these famous women scientists; others may be new to you and worth further exploring. Known for: Naturalist Joy Adamson wrote Born Free about raising a lion cub, Elsa, and releasing her back to the wild, part of her efforts in Kenya for conser... More »
By Jone Johnson Lewis, Guide

Historia-Women Scientists in History

A site for children, with a lot of images and information about women scientists through history.

Biographies of Women in Science - Eastern Illinois University

She was the first women and first geologist to be awarded a Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University. In 1896, she became the first woman scientist hired at the ...

European Platform of Women Scientists EPWS

The European Platform of Women Scientists will give European women scientists a voice in the research policy debate. The aim is to promote the understanding ...

Women Scientists Are Tweeting "Sexy" Photos Of Themselves At ...

Jun 11, 2015 ... So online magazine Vagenda suggested that women scientists upload pictures of themselves at work with the hashtag #DistractinglySexy in ...

For Female Scientists, There's No Good Time to Have Children - The ...

Jul 29, 2013 ... Less than one third of Ph.D.-level scientists employed in tenure-track positions at four-year colleges and universities are women; less than one ...

Popular Q&A
Q: Where are the women scientists ?
A: Sadly, they often do not find jobs doing science. I belong to several scientific societies, and among the students, the ratio to men to women is almost exactly ... Read More »
Q: What are some names of women scientists?
A: Elizabeth Berry-Ham. Read More »
Q: What are the list of the famous women scientists?
A: Maria Agnesi wrote the first mathematics book by a woman that still Read More »
Q: How come there is less women scientist?
A: In general - Women have more options than men in terms of making a living (includes home-making). This reduces the financial motivation to enter science. Then w... Read More »
Q: Why there are few women scientist in history?
A: A quick look at my own bookshelves suggests it may have more to do with the books the judges are presented with. Of maybe a hundred popular science books in my ... Read More »