Kathleen McNulty Antonelli

On February 15, 1946 the ENIAC was formally dedicated. This week we honor the women who programmed the first electronic computer, starting with Kathleen Antonelli.

Marie Maynard Daly

Let’s celebrate Valentine’s Day by learning about Marie Maynard Daly, a biochemist with a focus on the human heart.

Gabriela Gonzalez

Meet the spokesperson for LIGO, the organization that just announced they have detected gravitational waves, Gabriela Gonzalez.

Linda Cayot

It’s International Darwin Day, and today we learn about Dr. Linda Cayot, who is working on conservation in the Galapagos.

Beulah Louise Henry

Today is the birthday of Beulah Louise Henry, or “Lady Edison,” a woman who earned 49 patents for a wide variety of inventions.

Edith Clarke

Today, we’d like you to meet Edith Clarke, the first woman to be hired as an electrical engineer in the U.S.

Peggy Whitson

Peggy Whitson always wanted to be an astronaut and she achieved her dream, becoming the first woman to command the ISS.

Katherine Freese

Meet Dr. Katherine Freese, an astrophysicist studying dark matter and dark energy.

Ainissa Ramirez

There’s plenty of science on display at the Super Bowl, and Ainissa Ramirez is able to tell you all about it.

Jedidah Isler

Jedidah Isler wanted to study the stars since she was first gifted a telescope at age 12, now she’s an astrophysicist.

C. Noel Bairey Merz

It’s Wear Red Day, a day to raise awareness of women’s risks for heart disease. In honor of the day, meet Dr. C. Noel Bairey Merz, a cardiologist who is changing the understanding of women’s health.

Hadiyah-Nicole Green

Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green is pioneering the use of lasers and nanoparticles to fight cancer.

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