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.

Four Oceanic Women Scientists Awarded Prestigious Fellowships

Recognizing incredible scientists for the work they do is imperative—not only to reward groundbreaking scientific discovery, but to fuel the next generation’s eagerness to pursue their own curiosity.