We know by now that getting girls excited about science is critical to their academic and professional futures. While a lot of time is spent arguing about the best methods to accomplish that, it’s easy to forget that there are already girls immersed in the subject—girls who not only love it, but are breaking new ground in it.
While we continue to attempt to solve the gender disparity within fields such as chemistry, neurology, biology and the like, these six young scientists have already built a name for themselves. They’re not “smart for a girl,” they’re just brilliant.
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