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Marie Curie ~ "Marie Skłodowska-Curie (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a French-Polish physicist and chemist famous for her pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first person honored with two Nobel Prizes – in physics and chemistry. She was the first female professor at the University of Paris, and in 1995 became the first woman to be entombed on her own merits in the Panthéon in Paris."

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Marie Curie Was A Polish Physicist And Chemist Famous For Her Work On Radioactivity And Twice A Winner Of The Nobel Prize

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from HubPages

Learn from the Greatest Women in History - Lessons from the Life of Marie Curie

http://richawriter.hubpages.com/hub/Learn-from-the-Greatest-Women-in-History-Lessons-from-the-Life-of-Marie-Curie

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from The Huffington Post

10 Inventors Killed By Their Own Inventions

Marie Curie, the only woman to have won two Nobel Prizes - one for physics and one for chemistry.

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from the Guardian

The Wellcome Trust's treasure trove of chemical images

Pictured is Marie Curie's experimental notebook - which after almost a hundred years, is still incredibly radioactive! All of her notes and books can only be handled safely using radiation gear and are stored in lead lined boxes._jon the radiographer

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This reminds me Socrates: “Strong minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, weak minds discuss people.”

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marie curie notebook. Marie Curie’s Research Papers Are Still Radioactive 100+ Years Later in Science| July 8th, 2015

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from The Invisible Mentor

What You Can Learn From Marie Curie, Winner of Two Nobel Prizes

Marie Curie: The winner of two Nobel Prizes for her research in radiation and for discovering radium. She was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, and the first woman to teach at the Sorbonne. Marie Curie teaches us that we can break down barriers.

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