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Carnegie STEM Girls: Grace Hopper
Carnegie STEM Girls

Grace is best known for leading the team that created the first computer language compiler, which led to the popular COBOL language.

Lowell Observatory: Elizabeth Langdon Williams
Lowell Observatory

 In 1905, Percival Lowell hired her as a “computer,” i.e., a person who manually performs calculations, and she began work in his Boston office.

Ologies Podcast

Take away a pocket full of science knowledge and charming, bizarre stories about what fuels these professional -ologists’ obsessions. Humorist and science correspondent Alie Ward asks smart people stupid questions and the answers might change your life.

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