Women of science

A DigitalNZ Story by Donna Robertson

A selection of New Zealand women scientists. A set in honour of Ada Lovelace Day, October.

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In the laboratory, 1962

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Elizabeth Joan Batham

Alexander Turnbull Library

Ellen Blackwell

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Story: Blackwell, Ellen Wright -

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Kathleen Maisey Curtis

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Story: Curtis, Kathleen Maisey -

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Perrine Moncrieff

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Story: Moncrieff, Pérrine -

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Pérrine Moncrieff, 1976

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Beatrice Tinsley, a ‘bright star’

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Story: Batham, Elizabeth Joan -

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Elasmosaur skull

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Dinosaur finder

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Lucy Beatrice Moore

Alexander Turnbull Library

Story: Moore, Lucy Beatrice -

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[Lucy Moore and Lucy Cranwell at Maungapohatu]

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira

Biography of Nancy M. Adams

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Gaultheria species (mountain berry)

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Ingrid Visser, scientist

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