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Gertrude B. Elion, biochemist

I started doing as a way to continue the Women's History Month biography project past March. Instead, each week, I showcased a scientist.

What a life she lived

Jeanne Calment is the world’s longest- living person. She’s also fascinating af, so I gathered some more facts about her for you: She once said: “I’ve never had but one wrinkle, and I’m sitting on it.” She remembered Van Gogh as being “dirty,.

Nettie Stevens, geneticist

aubergdesigns: “Today’s is Nettie Stevens, whose important contributions to genetics were falsely credited to Thomas Morgan. Make sure to check out my women in science jewelry line! - I make cameos featuring eleven incredible women.

I forgot which way was hot on my sink faucet yesterday

atomstargazer: Science enthusiasm in kids and teenagers, more two stories of year. Why is it that we always hear about amazing male scientists but are never told or taught about amazing women scientists?