Marie Curie is a lady synonymous with the area of science and in particular cancer research. An astounding and truly inspiring lady, she would be due to turn 147 this November. Born in Poland into an unassuming family, Marie Curie was determined to have a
MARGARET TOBIN BROWN aka "The Unsinkable Molly Brown (Titanic survivor, the only woman to row a lifeboat to safety, fiercely argued w/ the quartermaster Robert Hitchens to rescue people in the water. When he refused she threatened to throw him overboard)
Amazing story of Britain's only frontline female officer Flora Sandes
Newsweek cover featuring 15 year old Malala Yousafzai, the young woman who was shot by Al-Qaeda for heroically advocating girls’ education in Pakistan. The cover image is as inspiring as the headline, “Malala: The Bravest Girl in the World.
Amelia Earhart: Pilot and feminist (+video) Amelia Earhart broke aviation records and gained the respect of male pilots. But Amelia Earhart also held modern views about gender roles, and demanded equal status in her marriage.