When asked to name an important woman scientist, most people would only hesitate a short time before answering, "Marie Curie."
The reasons seem obvious as the groundbreaking achievements of the French female scientist of Polish origin could be envied even by most of her male colleagues. Several people even call her the female Einstein. Find out more about her life, work and findings.
"Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained." (Marie Curie)