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7 mile mark 

So , today I reached the 7 miles total. I had a swim at a pool near where I was staying ,in Stafford . I was welcomed by the regular swimmers who happily allowed me to join in their session. 63 more words

Swimming Butterfly For Fun

adrienne rich & knowing

There’s an Adrienne Rich quote I’ve been carrying in my pocket for about a month now, bugging friends with it and dropping it into conversation whenever possible. 431 more words

Nobel Prize Winner: Marie Curie

Maria Sklodowska was born on the 7th November 1867 in Warsaw, to parents; Ladislas and Bronsitwa, who were both teachers.  Disaster struck the family when she was eleven, her mother Bronsitwa died from tuberculosis. 344 more words

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A Love Letter to Marie Curie

This letter is a love letter from Pierre Curie to his future wife Marie, in the summer following their first encounter. They would marry about a year later and become what is probably the most iconic couple in science history. 533 more words

In Tribute To

5 Things no one tells you about being a Marie Curie PhD student

Being a Marie Curie PhD student is great. I mean it! You get an amazing opportunity to expand your skills and knowledge by being able to participate in endless networking events, conferences and meet-and-greets everywhere. 1,071 more words

Dead Feminists: Historic Heroines in Living Color Book Review

It has been said that the journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step.

As a movement, feminism contains thousands of single steps. When the steps are put together, they represents the accomplishments, both large and small that women can proudly call their own. 138 more words

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