Few inventors have been more glamorous than actress Hedy Lamarr, whose idea for a torpedo-guidance system is still used by today's military.
Few inventors have been more glamorous than Hedy Lamarr, whose idea for a torpedo-guidance system is till used by today's military.
As the leader of the Network Information Center (NIC), Feinler led the team that devised today’s familiar internet dot-com domains.
America needs more young people involved in STEM subjects to maintain its position as a global leader. We can’t afford to overlook women or minority students.
The developer of early computer software for defense applications, she was a trailblazer in the fields of data encryption, lasers, and medical technology.
The Chief Executive Officer of Girl Scouts of the USA recalls how she was inspired to become a NASA rocket scientist.
She did it because the servants broke the china
“I was able to be creative and work as hard as I wanted.”
One of the first computer programmers, she helped develop the widely used COBOL language and became a rear admiral in the U.S. Navy