Another example of a female scientist and the systemic discrimination she faced— Cecilia Payne: A Star of Astrophysics #WomenInPhysics #sexism #misogyny https://t.co/efwbGfSXUD via @YouTube Thanks to Nicholas Mee for making this video.
And help transcribe the notebooks she and the other #WomenComputers used in their research with #ProjectPHaEDRA! Help these pioneering women get the credit they deserve for their work: https://t.co/3SkfXRTrPI #HenriettaSwanLeavitt
My Science Sunday post: "Sisters of the Sun" puts light on the women pioneers that transformed astrophysics and our understanding of the Universe. Cecilia Payne, Annie Jump Cannon and Henrietta Leavitt are some of the Ladies of #Harvard's Observatory Hill. @COSMOSonTV @neiltyson