women in science
Historically, major discoveries made by women, like the early codes of computer programming, the discovery of the DNA double helix structure, and the splitting the atom, have been credited to men.
Away seems to be telling the story of a woman astronaut who is on her way of becoming a successful commander of a space mission, all the while balancing her family and home, even from outer space.
She believes that apart from her career in condensed physics, her role in the development programs for women scientists has also got her elected as the International Honorary Member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences .
Vaneeza Rupani, a high school junior from Northport, Alabama, earned the honour of naming NASA’s first Mars helicopter.
Janaki Ammal’s work to make sugarcane hybrids was indigenous. In the pages of history, she remains to be known as the woman responsible for making the Indian sugarcane sweet.
Here is a list of Indian female virologists that are an inspiration for every girl out there. Women in science who are leading institutions, breaking new ground in research around the world.
“It is acceptable for women to pursue a career in medicine as it is viewed as a caring profession. But, when you move towards the science of medicine, women disappear. “
“Through my research, I know I will be contributing to improving agricultural science in India. Protecting our honey bees is vital to food production and I’m so excited for the opportunity to be working with leading scientists conducting cutting-edge research,” Gopika said.
“As a woman, I have faced many challenges. But, I got family support in balancing my professional career with my personal lifem” Somasundaram said.
Get ready for some fantastic news on women and the moon. If researchers have their way, by 2024 we will…
Earlier, in March, an attempt for an all-female spacewalk with Koch and another astronaut Ann McClain failed because of spacesuit size issues.
This sexism is an everyday issue where women are being left out of important roles, their achievements overshadowed and sometimes even usurped by the men around them