Marie Curie

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Marie Curie was born on November 7, 1867. Curie was a physicist and chemist who set the path down for exploration of radioactivity. She created the theory of radio activity which stated how to isolate radioactive isotopes. She also discovered two new elements : radium and polonium.
1) Marie Curie was the first woman scientist to win worldwide recognition. She was considered one of the great scientists of the twentieth century and has some legendary achievements in science. She mostly earned her fame through the study of radioactivity and her two Nobel Prizes in Physics and Chemistry. She became a role model for many women including Marjane.

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Marie Curie was a scientist. She died at the age of sixty-six. She was the first female professor in University of Paris. She made a creation of radio activity. She was born in Warsaw.

Marie Curie was born in Warsaw in Poland on Nov.7 1867. She was the first women to be professor of General Physics in the Faculty of Sciences. She was a physicist and chemist and was one of the first people to find two new element which were radium and polonium. Her findings helped create radioactivity which helps cure cancer. During War World 1 with the help of her daughter Irene used radium to help alleviate the suffering patients. Her along with her husband were awarded half of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1903. Due to so much expostion with radiation she devolved cancer and died on July 4, 1934
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Marie Curie was born on November 7, 1867. she was a scientist. she helped to find a cure of cancer. her and her husband were the head of physics laboratory at the Sorbonne. her and her husband were both awarded of the noble prize physics in 1903. Marie Curie
Marie Curie
Marie Curie


Marie Curie is a famous female scientist from Warsaw. She continued to study in Paris and she obtained Physics and Mathematics sciences. curie.jpg

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Marie Curie

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1903

Biography

Marie Curie
Marie Curie
Marie Curie, née Maria Sklodowska, was born in Warsaw on November 7, 1867, the daughter of a secondary-school teacher. She received a general education in local schools and some scientific training from her father. She became involved in a students' revolutionary organization and found it prudent to leave Warsaw, then in the part of Poland dominated by Russia, for Cracow, which at that time was under Austrian rule. In 1891, she went to Paris to continue her studies at the Sorbonne where she obtained Licenciateships in Physics and the Mathematical Sciences. She met Pierre Curie, Professor in the School of Physics in 1894 and in the following year they were married. She succeeded her husband as Head of the Physics Laboratory at the Sorbonne, gained her Doctor of Science degree in 1903, and following the tragic death of Pierre Curie in 1906, she took his place as Professor of General Physics in the Faculty of Sciences, the first time a woman had held this position. She was also appointed Director of the Curie Laboratory in the Radium Institute of the University of Paris, founded in 1914.
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