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Monday, December 09, 2019 - 00:00

If America is to maintain its position as a global leader more young people need to be involved in science and technology. We can’t afford to overlook women or minority students.

Monday, December 02, 2019 - 00:00

The developer of early computer software for defense applications, she was a trailblazer in the fields of data encryption, lasers, and medical technology.

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 00:00

The Chief Executive Officer of Girl Scouts of the USA recalls how she was inspired to become a NASA rocket scientist.

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 00:00

She did it because the servants broke the china

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

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.

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 00:00
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 00:00

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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