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Caroline Haslett And The Rise Of The Women’s Engineering Society

1919 was a year of promise born of misery.  Between the ravages of influenza and the indiscriminate trench carnage of the First World War, millions had perished as an entire generation was gutted of its most promising individuals.  For men, the war brought little but pain and existential disillusionment, but for women, in between the grief of black-edged envelopes announcing the deaths of fathers, brothers, husbands, and sons, it brought a priceless opportunity to serve their country, not just as isolated groups of motivated individuals, but...

The Most Important Book I Have Ever Read… Caroline Criado Perez’s “Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed by Men”

Consider Julie. She wakes up at 4:30 to prepare breakfast for her children and her husband’s great uncle who lives across town while the rest of her family is asleep.  She has to, because to deliver that breakfast to that great uncle means an extra hour navigating the local transit, a system designed around inter-city commuters, and not intra-city travelers like herself.  She slips on an icy patch that has not yet been removed because her neighborhood has low priority on the ice clearance schedule.  ...

Meet Caroline Herschel (1750-1848): History’s First Professional Woman Astronomer

In 2092, if there are still humans on our planet to look and to see, a comet will appear in the night sky that has not been viewed since 1939, and will not be seen again until the twenty third century. It was first noted against the stellar background by one of the unlikeliest of people in the history of Western Astronomy, Caroline Herschel (1750-1848), a small, disfigured ex-maid who spent a quarter century languishing in domestic misery, a half century as England’s most celebrated comet...

Caroline Long Sleeve Shirt – Hydrangea Lover

STYLE:UPF 50+ long sleeve quick dry sun shirt in playful hydrangea floral print.Fabric features a rating of UPF 50+, the highest possible level of protection from the UV radiation that can penetrate clothing.The high neckline and full length long sleeves

Caroline Front Tie Bikini Top – Textured Chevron Black

STYLE:Fixed triangle front tie bikini top with mesh chevron pattern overlay.Adjustable front ties provide a customizable fit and can be tightened to enhance cleavage.See-through mesh in chevron pattern covers the self-lined fabric for a bare look, without