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Scientist Rosalind Franklin made the first clear X-ray images of DNA’s structure. Her work was described as the most beautiful X-ray photographs ever taken. Franklin’s ‘Photo 51’ informed Crick and Watson of DNA’s double helix structure for which they were awarded a Nobel Prize. Franklin died of ovarian cancer in 1958, aged 37, her contribution to DNA’s discovery story unacknowledged.

Scientist Rosalind Franklin made the first clear X-ray images of DNA’s structure. Her work was described as the most beautiful X-ray photographs ever taken. Franklin’s ‘Photo 51’ informed Crick and Watson of DNA’s double helix structure for which they were awarded a Nobel Prize. Franklin died of ovarian cancer in 1958, aged 37, her contribution to DNA’s discovery story unacknowledged.

Reaction from the man who saved over 600 children from the holocaust and finds out that he is surrounded by those he saved.

Watch The Moment A Man Finds Out He's Surrounded By People He Saved From The Holocaust

Reaction from the man who saved over 600 children from the holocaust and finds out that he is surrounded by those he saved.

In 1936, Hitler hosted the Olympics in Berlin, intending for them to be a showcase of Aryan supremacy. American Jesse Owens shattered that goal when he won four gold medals in track & field.

In 1936, Hitler hosted the Olympics in Berlin, intending for them to be a showcase of Aryan supremacy. American Jesse Owens shattered that goal when he won four gold medals in track & field.

Marie Curie: the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the only woman to win in two fields, and the only person to win in multiple sciences.

Community Post: 30 Famous Historical Figures When They Were Young

Marie Curie: the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the only woman to win in two fields, and the only person to win in multiple sciences.

She Would Not Be Silent, Ida B Wells [b. 1862 - d. 1931] Women in Civil Rights movements. No acts of violence on her part, and no backing down.

How did Ida B. Wells Launch the Anti-Lynching Campaign?

She Would Not Be Silent, Ida B Wells [b. 1862 - d. 1931] Women in Civil Rights movements. No acts of violence on her part, and no backing down.

Do you like beer? And fire escapes? Thank a woman.

18 Inventions By Women That Changed The World

Margaret Hamilton, lead software engineer of the Apollo Project, stands next to the code she wrote by hand and that was used to take humanity to the moon. [1969] 55 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever

Margaret Hamilton, lead software engineer of the Apollo Project, stands next to the code she wrote by hand and that was used to take humanity to the moon. [1969] 55 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever

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