Helen Sharman is a British chemist and astronaut who was the first British citizen to go into space who participated in a mission to the Soviet modular space station Mir in May 1991.
Katie Bouman is the first 29-year-old woman whose work has led to the first black hole photo.
It was one of the most important discoveries of the 20th century… I bet you didn’t know it was a woman who discovered the structure of DNA?
Did you know that the Apollo Space Mission used seamstresses to program computers?
Ada Lovelace was a British mathematician. She is widely considered the first person to write instructions for computer programs in the 1800’s!
Nina Tandon is an American Biomedical Engineer. Nina’s mother and siblings inspired her medical career. Her mother encouraged Science to Nina from a very young age. Whilst her brother has impaired vision and her sisters have issues seeing colours.
Dr Mareena Robinson Snowden is a nuclear engineer who conducts research on nuclear weaponry.
Adriana is a Marine Ecologist at the University of Newcastle.
“I want to share an example, when this woman did work experience in year 10, she asked for big things and got them.”