It was Leavitt's work that allowed astronomer's to measure the distance between the Earth and other galaxies.
She graduated from Radcliffe College with a bachelor's degree in 1892.
As a female computer at the Harvard Observatory, she only earned $0.30 an hour.
Was an American astronomer.
was an American computer scientist and United States Navy rear admiral
An American professor of computer science.
A British scientist and natural philosopher.
An American physician and innovator in studying the Earth's history.
Is an actress who was best known for her work in silent films.
was an English mathematician and writer chiefly known for her work on Charles Babbage's early mechanical general-purpose computer, the Analytical Engine
Was a biologist from Germany known best for his work in evolution and his influential work in the history of science.
is a long-distance running event that is usually run as a road race.