mariecurie

More than 100 years ago, the world recognized that women can be world class scientists. Are you interested in finding answers to questions about how nature works? Do you want to find a new element? Are you curious? Science may be right for you!

Marie Curie was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize AND the first person to win 2 Nobel Prizes! Her first prize was in Physics in 1903 for research related to radiation. Her second prize was awarded in 1911 in Chemistry for her discovery of 2 new elements, radium and polonium.