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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali holds the Otto Hahn Peace Medal during the award presentation on December 17 2005 in Berlin Germany Ali is receiving the...

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali holds the Otto Hahn Peace Medal during the award presentation on December 17 2005 in Berlin Germany Ali is receiving the.

Otto Hahn

Otto Hahn, OBE, ForMemRS March 1879 – 28 July was a German chemist and was awarded the 1944 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Lise Meitner (7 November 1878 – 27 October 1968) was an Austrian, later Swedish, physicist who worked on radioactivity and nuclear physics. Meitner was part of the team that discovered nuclear fission, an achievement for which her colleague Otto Hahn was awarded the Nobel Prize. Meitner is often mentioned as one of the most glaring examples of women's scientific achievement overlooked by the Nobel committee.

engineeringhistory: “ Lise Meitner, Meitner was the second woman to earn a doctorate in physics from the University of Vienna and was part of the team that discovered nuclear fission in ”

Lise Meitner (November 17, 1878 – October 27, 1968) was an Austrian/Swedish physicist who studied radioactivity and nuclear physics. She was part of the team that discovered nuclear fission, for which Otto Hahn received a Nobel Prize.

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Lise Meitner was an Austrian born physicist who studied radioactivity and nuclear physics. Her deepest motivation was to pursue truth throu.

Lise Meitner (1878-1968)    In 1938, after she escaped from the Nazis to Sweden, she carried out the key calculations that led to the discovery of nuclear fission. Her collaborator, Otto Hahn, who stayed behind in Germany, was the sole recipient of the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1944. In 1997 Meitner was finally honored when element 109 was named meitnerium.

Lise Meitner (1878-1968) In 1938, after she escaped from the Nazis to Sweden, she carried out the key calculations that led to the discovery of nuclear fission. Her collaborator, Otto Hahn, who stayed behind in Germany, was the sole recipient of the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1944. In 1997 Meitner was finally honored when element 109 was named meitnerium.

Mikhail Gorbachev

Not my personal history crush, but I just ran across this picture of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev as a young man in the and well.

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali poses for photographers during the award ceremony for the Otto-Hahn-Peace-Medal 2005 of the German Society of the United Nations in Berlin, Saturday, Dec. 17, 2005. Ali has died at the age of 74. Frank Bruns, AP

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali poses for photographers during the award ceremony for the Otto-Hahn-Peace-Medal 2005 of the German Society of the United Nations in Berlin, Saturday, Dec. Ali has died at the age of Frank Bruns, AP

Lise Meitner invented nuclear fission.  Ladies Last: 8 Inventions by Women That Dudes Got Credit For -   From computer programming to nuclear fission to the paper bag machine, it's time to stop erasing these women from their great works.

Scientific discoveries and inventions women made that were credited to men. Photo is of Lise Meitner, nuclear fission

Lise Meitner: Austrian physicist who, with Otto Hahn, discovered nuclear fission, an achievement for which Hahn was awarded the Nobel Prize. Hahn neglected to even mention Meitner in his acceptance speech. Element 109, Meitnerium, is named in her honor.

Lise Meitner: Austrian physicist who, with Otto Hahn, discovered nuclear fission, an achievement for which Hahn was awarded the Nobel Prize. Hahn neglected to even mention Meitner in his acceptance speech. Element Meitnerium, is named in her honor.

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