Thanks for all your tweets yesterday highlighting the significant accomplishments of so many extraordinary women in science. Below are a few of our favourites so far.
- Aoife McLysaght @aoifemcl- Florence Nightingale was the first woman elected to fellowship of the Royal Statistical Society #science140
- Mary Mullaghy @mmeureka - Marie Sklodowska Curie - The first woman to win a Nobel prize and the only woman to win two! #science140
- Sam Arman @Samosthenurus - As a child Mary Anning sold fossils to support her widowed mother, spurring the phrase 'she sells sea shells by the sea shore' #science140