As a follow-up to our "Stargazers" two-parter, here's a closer look at some of the shining stars in the fascinating history of women in astronomy.
In the 1860s, American women bent over frontward to remain fashionably relevant.
Her name is Chien-Shiung Wu, but you can call her by one of her nuclear nicknames: First Lady of Physics, Queen of Nuclear Research, or The Chinese Marie Curie.
Fifty women in comics you should know, including cartoonists, illustrators, comic book artists, web comic creators and all-around visual geniuses. Lovingly crowdsourced by Stuff Mom Never Told You fans. In alphabetical order.
In her brief life, pharmaceutical chemist Alice Augusta Bell achieved multiple firsts and saved lives with her breakthrough research.