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Women in Science

The Smithsonian Channel provides access to video clips from its "Women in Science" broadcast. The women profiled study animals, such as wolves, bats, and condors, in their natural habitats. Learn about their academic training, research interests, and more.

Smithsonian Channel

• Audio • Biographical Information

• High School Middle School

Melanie Raby



Twentieth-Century Women

Twentieth-Century Women In honor of Women's History Month, this site from The National Portrait Gallery provides photographs and brief summaries of a selected sampling of some of the most influential women of the twentieth century, from Maya Lin, architect of the Vietnam War Memorial in

National Museum of Women in the Arts

National Museum of Women in the Arts This link brings to you the permanent collection of the National Museum of Women in the Arts. Thre are images of the artwork plus biographies and profiles, organized by century. You can search for a particular female artist as well. This is a great

Women Who Changed History

Women Who Changed History There are wonderful stories to explore about amazing women who changed the course of history, such as Dr. Mae Jemison, the first African-American female in space; Amelia Earhart, pioneering aviator; and Melba Pattillo, one of the nine students who volunteered to

Women Working, 1870 - 1930

Women Working, 1870 - 1930 Harvard historians are busy collecting primary documents and photos to create presentations on various educational topics. Their first endeavor examines working women from 1870 to 1930. It was a strange time for a woman to be working outside of the home. Women were meant to

Fact Monster: Women of Influence

Name: Fact Monster: Women of Influence Brief Description of the Site: Officially, Women’s History Month is not till March, but any time is a good time for students to learn about (and possibly adjust their thinking and attitudes about) the influence of women in society. This page, part of the Fact Monster

Women, Power and Politics

 March is Women's History Month. The International Museum of Women offers an online museum exhibition organized around nine themes related to women, power and politics. Learn how women around the world have and are claiming a place at the political