When Congress passed legislation in 1948 allowing women permanent standing in the regular navy, it was largely because of the untiring efforts of one woman – Captain Joy Bright Hancock.
Teenage scientist Stella Bowles was determined to save her river from contamination by illegal straight pipes. With science, advocacy, and determination, she did!
Yara ZgheibNovember 7, 2018
She pioneered the term ecofeminism when becoming a scientist still meant she worked for free. Who was Ellen Swallow Richards?
Rose McInerneyNovember 6, 2018
Ellen Swallow Richards brought ecology to the American public: the science of normal lives. And women into laboratories, sanitation into public schools, and the first sewers in Boston!
Yara ZgheibNovember 5, 2018
She saw the world through the lens of a haiku, and found it beautiful. Now, with friends, she shares this vision with others. Meet the Haiku Guys + Gals.
Yara ZgheibOctober 31, 2018
Get your face on with Ve Neill, a true Hall of Famer in the television and film industry. She is a master of special effects and iconic inspiration.
Rose McInerneyOctober 25, 2018