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Discovering Women; Earth Explorer


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Discovering Women
Earth Explorer
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Series Description

"Discovering Women," narrated by Michelle Pfeiffer, presents the professional and personal stories of six notable women scientists whose work is invaluable to understanding the world. The women profiled range from those at the peak of their careers in the top of their fields to several who are up-and-coming. Their stories reveal how women in the 20th century have made choices, and sometimes sacrifices, to open doors through which the next generation of women can follows. Series release date: 1995

Program Description

103 "Earth Explorer" profiles geophysicist Marcia McNutt (MIT), who is investigating a fault line in Nevada that may one day divide our continent in half.

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Chicago: “Discovering Women; Earth Explorer,” 08/03/1994, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 16, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9DA5766D0526442FA8EBD67910AE6D8D.
MLA: “Discovering Women; Earth Explorer.” 08/03/1994. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 16, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9DA5766D0526442FA8EBD67910AE6D8D>.
APA: Discovering Women; Earth Explorer. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9DA5766D0526442FA8EBD67910AE6D8D
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