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Pioneering women of physics

They discovered pulsars, found the first evidence of dark matter, pioneered mathematics, radioactivity, nuclear fission, elasticity, and computer programming, and have even stopped light.


On February 11, Perimeter is hosting a one-hour live Q&A with four dynamic women in varied scientific fields, aimed at highlighting the rewards, challenges, and possibilities of a career in science for curious high school students.

/Feb 08, 2021

Nearly 200 high school students at Perimeter Institute’s annual “Inspiring Future Women in Science” event heard that adversity and failure can be the most powerful drivers of future success.

/Mar 07, 2019

Accomplished women working in science, technology, engineering, and math deliver inspiring talks to an audience of high school students. Watch live!

/Mar 02, 2020