Marie Curie was a trailblazer in more ways that one. Heck, she was a trailblazer just in the field of winning Nobel Prizes — the first woman to win one, the first person to win more than one, and the only person to have won one in two different sciences. She had to have gotten a world-class education to do all that, and she did. But the world she grew up in didn't make that easy. Fortunately, the Flying University was accepting of any student.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas September 1, 2016
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