International Women’s Day – Celebrating Women in Science

International Women’s Day

Thursday, March 8th, is International Women’s Day —a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievement of women. To celebrate this day, we wanted to highlight female scientists Continue Reading

Nobel Prize Winner Recognized Decades After Artemisinin Discovery

On October 5, 84-year-old Chinese scientist Tu Youyou earned the Nobel Prize for medicine, almost 50 years after she discovered artemisinin—otherwise known as “humankind’s best defense” against malaria.