Trailblazers in Science

Today is International Women’s Day. On this occasion Newcastle’s Discovery Museum opens an exhibition with the title Trailblazers – a celebration of remarkable women in science. The Guardian reports about the opening and some women, “who have made a significant contribution to the science, technology and mathematics (STEM) industries”.

Find more portraits of successful women in science in our library:

Apotheker, Jan [Ed.] European women in chemistry 2011 70 K 129
Byers, Nina [Ed.] Out of the shadows : contributions of
twentieth-century women to physics
2006 70 K 136
Hinkle, Amber S. [Ed.] Successful women in chemistry 2005 70 K 137