Who is your Ada Lovelace Day inspiration?
Marie Skłodowska Curie
Why is this person a role model?
Marie Curie not only became one of the best experimental physicists at a time when studying sciences was still highly unusual for women, but she also overcame cultural and language borders by emigrating to France and establishing herself there as a scientist.
What are some of the accomplishments of this heroine?
Marie Curie made numerous discoveries in the field of radioactivity, won two Nobel prizes and was the first woman professor at Paris university.