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28 Nikola Tesla quotes to make you think

Nikola Tesla is often called the man who invented the 20th century, and there are lots of good reasons for that. He has become as famous, although at a later point, as many of his contemporaries, like Marie Curie and Albert Einstein. 1,146 more words

LIFE

Sexism discourages girl geniuses. Here's why.

There is apparently something called “sexism.” I don’t know much about it; I’ve been in the kitchen the last 24 years. But from what I’ve heard, it keeps women out of hard science fields; in fact, there are twice as many… 2,984 more words

Mental Health

Mirror, mirror II

This Chinese paper and ink picture of a dragonfly I gave to the future Mrs T, with a thought by Marie Curie. The writing has faded but the idea is imperishable, so I’ll type it out here: 108 more words

Daily Reflections

Education-Books

I’ve been working through a five book series called Images and Issues of Women in the Twentieth Century.  It is quite fascinating.  In the books, the author, Catherine Gourley, talks about the way women were treated, popular fashion trends, issues women faced and many other things related to women.  115 more words

2016

Speeches That Changed The World

Like yesterday’s post, this one is going to be a bit different from my usual book reviews.

I picked up this book for a very much reduced price at a book sale. 277 more words

Science

THE 'TALK ABOUT DEATH' DISCUSSION

HERE IS A COPY OF AN ENTRY FROM THE MARIE CURIE BLOG

Talking about the end of life: advice from our nurses

We don’t just offer care, but also support for people living with a terminal illness. 563 more words

Baby clothes for Marie Curie - 220! 

Between us LJM 1 & I have 4 little LJMs and many friends with little ones too. Having the youngest baby has meant that a lot of friends & family have passed on baby clothes to me. 101 more words

Random Act Of Kindness