Cover Map | Introduction | Further Reading | Credits

Rosalind Elsie Franklin
Pioneer Molecular Biologist

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin
A Founder of Protein Crystallography

Grace Murray Hopper
Pioneer Computer Scientist

Maria Goeppert-Mayer
Nobelist in Physics

Helen Sawyer Hogg
A Gift of Stars

Rózsa Péter
Founder of Recursive Function Theory

Roger Arliner Young
Lifelong Struggle of a Zoologist

May Edward Chinn

Emmy Noether
Creative Mathematical Genius

Lise Meitner
A Battle for Ultimate Truth

Lillian Moller Gilbreth
Mother of Modern Management

Annie Jump Cannon
Theorist of Star Spectra

Rosa Smith Eigenmann
"First Woman Ichthyologist of Any Accomplishments"

Ada Byron, Countess of Lovelace
Analyst, Metaphysician, and Founder of Scientifc Computing

Mary Anning
Finder of Fossils

Sophie Germain
Revolutionary Mathematician