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Marie Curie: Great Minds

Hank tells us the story of his favorite genius lady scientist and radioactive superhero, Marie Curie.

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Sources:
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/physics/articles/curie/
http://www.hypatiamaze.org/marie/c_bio_p2.html
http://inventors.about.com/library/inventors/blMarieCurie.htm
http://myhero.com/go/hero.asp?hero=madameCurie
http://www.radiochemistry.org/nuclearmedicine/pioneers/curie_m.shtml
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/science-news/5715220/Marie-Curie-voted-greatest-female-scientist.html
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/FreakLabAccident
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marie_Curie#cite_ref-wierzewski_42-0
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/curie.html
http://www.npr.org/blogs/krulwich/2011/05/18/136400018/the-ghost-of-madame-curie-protests

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Marie Skłodowska Curie (French: [kyʁi]; Polish: [kʲiˈri]; born Maria Salomea Skłodowska; 7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the first person and only woman to... More

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