April 25, 2024

Review of the book "Women who Changed Science"

Review of the book “Women who Changed Science”

No, it’s not about Marie Curie or Lise Meitner. Rachel Carson, a marine biologist and anti-DDT campaigner, is only mentioned briefly. They are the superstars whose stories “are told at length and reverence on every possible occasion,” writes historian Anna Reiser and author Lily McNeil.