The Lost Women of Science Initiative Announces New Grants and Projects for 2024

The Lost Women of Science Initiative Announces New Grants and Projects for 2024

The Lost Women of Science Initiative enters 2024 with new funding that will allow it to continue to produce new episodes of its flagship podcast, Lost Women of Science throughout 2024, as well as develop its educational programs.

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We Remember with Respect and Gratitude

We Remember with Respect and Gratitude

In memoriam: Betty Irene Moore, 1928 - 2023. With great sadness, the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation announces the passing of their founder, Betty Irene Moore, 95.

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Why the ‘Mother of the Atomic Bomb’ Never Won a Nobel Prize

Why the ‘Mother of the Atomic Bomb’ Never Won a Nobel Prize

Lise Meitner developed the theory of nuclear fission, the process that enabled the atomic bomb. But her identity — Jewish and a woman — barred her from sharing credit for the discovery, newly translated letters show.

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Lost Women of Science Podcast Reveals the Untold Story of Why Physicist Lise Meitner Was Denied the Nobel Prize for Her Pioneering Work on Splitting the Atom

Lost Women of Science Podcast Reveals the Untold Story of Why Physicist Lise Meitner Was Denied the Nobel Prize for Her Pioneering Work on Splitting the Atom

The first episode airs today and the second on September 14.

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 Female scientists who worked on A-bomb mostly absent from ‘Oppenheimer’

Female scientists who worked on A-bomb mostly absent from ‘Oppenheimer’

You wouldn’t know it from the film, but many women were involved in the Manhattan Project during WWII.

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Lost Women of the Manhattan Project Press Release

Lost Women of the Manhattan Project Press Release

New LWoS Mini-series Tells the Stories of the 'Forgotten' Women Who Worked on the Manhattan Project

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