Tanya Cassidy. “Herself”. My better half. This week she is Marie-Sklodowska-Curie Fellow of the Week. This week is “Tanya Cassidy Week”.
Find our more about her work here… 409 more words
I recently learned that some of Marie Curie’s notebooks are still radioactive. Researchers wishing to view them must sign a disclaimer.
Many people know that Marie Curie won a Nobel prize for her pioneering research on radioactivity. 152 more words
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“I am among those who think that science has great beauty. A scientist in his laboratory is not only a technician: he is also a child placed before natural phenomena which impress him like a fairy tale.
The above image is a photograph of a portrait of Marie Curie possibly taken in the early 1930s. This photograph used to sit in the office of Dame Caroline Haslett alongside other photographs and documents that were particularly special to Dame Caroline such as photographs of Viscountess Astor, Sir Vincent and Lady de Ferranti and a photograph of the Women’s Engineering Society’s 21st birthday celebration lunch of 1940. 1,107 more words