As women in STEM continue to break down barriers and pave a path of inclusivity and equality, inspiration can be drawn from the countless female innovators, inventors, and engineers that came before them and work beside them.
From inventors to bridge builders, astronauts to medical pioneers, women engineers have made technological breakthroughs in every field. They’ve improved and saved countless lives, and often they’ve done this while surmounting huge obstacles and discriminatory barriers.
In celebration of the past and future of women in engineering, let’s get to know 10 famous female engineers who changed our world.
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