So as a continuation from our last post, here are some other amazing things that women gave us. Let us begin: LIQUID PAPER Before computers (that women gave us mind you) there was the typewriter. Although a revolutionary piece of technology, there was no way to fix typos and mistakes, so secretary Bette Nesmith Graham … Continue reading What did Women give us? – Part 2
There are a lot of little things in the world that we take for granted, so many of these things are so integrated into our lives that we don't even notice that they're there. Some of these fabulous inventions were given to us by women. So alongside showcasing some amazing women, we have decided to … Continue reading What did Women give us? Part 1
And we're back at it again this week! This time, we've decided to show case some women of colour, and the significant change that they can have on the world. This week's wonderful women in Chien-Shiung Wu, for her contributions to the world of nuclear physics. Known for conducting the Wu Experiment that contradicted the … Continue reading Case Study -Chien-Shiung Wu
Wonderful women of STEM are in your degrees getting ready to change the world, and we've got them here.
In a world that is moving ever forward both scientifically and technological, we have seen the human race become more aware of the world around them. However, with this ever increasing knowledge, there is still a significant underrepresentation of women in these fields. And why should this be the case? The world of science has … Continue reading We are the women of STEM
Like many of the wonderful women that are going to be featured on this blog, many of them are relatively unknown despite their massive contributions to their field. So, today we are focusing on the work of: Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin. An English-American astronomer, she won a scholarship to study botany, physics and chemistry at Newnham College, Cambridge … Continue reading Case Study – Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin
So we’ve recently done a 5 women you have to follow on Twitter, so now we’ve decided to change it up with some 5 science accounts that you should follow on Twitter. Some serious, some not, all are all excellent in their own right! 1. NASA @NASA No “who you should follow” list is complete … Continue reading Five science accounts to follow