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The Polish Heart Of Marie Curie

A few years ago I was working the children’s section at my bookstore job when I spotted a children’s picture book about Marie Curie in an endcap for Women’s History Month. 2,831 more words

Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge (2017)

I’m gradually warming up to the idea that the biopic as a genre is being reinvigorated by recent formal experiments. Besides stray outliers like Ed Wood & Kinsey, I’ve never especially cared about the traditional biopic as a storytelling medium, but there have been a few recent releases that have shaken up my prejudice against the genre’s tendency for birth-to-death, Wikipedia-synopsis biography. 667 more words

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An afternoon in Marie Curie's space

This week I had the opportunity to visit the Musée Curie [http://musee.curie.fr/]  – a museum devoted to the life & work of the Curie family – Marie, Pierre, daughter Irène & son-in-law, Frédéric Joliot. 833 more words

Biography Sketch: Irène Joliot-Curie

Irène Joliot-Curie was a world-famous scientist who studied radioactive elements. She, like her mother, and her husband won the Nobel Prize in recognition of their synthesis of new radioactive elements… 37 more words


Quote of the Day 16-Mar-2018: On Strength

Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and, above all, confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.

Marie Curie

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[ARC] Marie Curie - The Radium Fairy by Chantal Montellier

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Il fumetto ripercorre la vita di Marie Curie e gli studi fatti nell’ambito di fisica e chimica che le sono valsi ben due premi Nobel. 88 more words