Women

What Would You Do? (Physics World Link)

What is a writer’s responsibility for exploring a scientist’s treatment of women? It is difficult bring what injustice there is to light, no fair way to put it, and no adequate language in which to discuss it. (April 2020)

Alicia Boole Stott (Physics World Link)

Despite being the daughter of a mathematical genius, Alicia Boole Stott received no formal education and grew up in Dickensian poverty. How did she develop a uniquely imaginative mathematical mind? (March 2008)