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Friday, September 27, 2019 - 00:00

The President of the Girl Scouts recalls how she was inspired to become a NASA astrophysicist.

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 00:00

She did it because the servants broke the china

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 00:00
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 00:00

“I was able to be creative and work as hard as I wanted.”

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 00:00

Struggling alone and told that it was impossible by industry experts, Jan Matzeliger, a poor black immigrant, devised a machine that revolutionized the shoemaking industry in the 1880s and cut shoe prices in half.

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 00:00

One of the first computer programmers, she helped develop the widely used COBOL language and became a rear admiral in the U.S. Navy

Monday, July 08, 2019 - 00:00
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 00:00

In a top-secret program, talented, young female mathematicians calculated the artillery and bomb trajectories that American GIs and airmen used to win World War II.

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In 1978 Adleman and two colleagues at MIT invented the world’s most widely used public-key cryptography method for securing communication on the Internet.

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