Happy International Women’s Day

Here are 5 books that celebrate the contribution of women to science and our world:

WiS books


  1. Rise of the Rocket Girls: The women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars
  2. Wonder Women: 25 innovators, inventors, and trailblazers who changed history
  3. Bad Girls Throughout History: 100 Remarkable Women Who Changed the World
  4. Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World
  5. Rad American Women A-Z: Rebels, Trailblazers, and Visionaries who Shaped Our History . . . and Our Future!

And check out this great post by science journalist extraordinaire Michelle Nijhuis about feminist bedtime stories.




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