An educator and the first professional astronomer in the US.
A physician and public health reformer, the first Native American to earn a medical degree in the US.
Marine biologist, writer, and conservationist. Credited for advancing the environmental movement.
A pioneer aviator. The first woman aviator in Iowa and the first woman aviator to run her own aviation business.
A biochemist who specializes in mRNA mechanisms. Co-patented the technology that allowed the fast and potent development of the Covid-19 Vaccine.
The fourth female American aviator and the first air-mail pilot. Set multiple flying records for distance and aerobatic maneuvers.
A cultural anthropologist and a writer; considered one of the most influential anthropologists in history.
A biologist and geneticist. The scientist who discovered the sex chromosomes.
The first African-American woman and the first Native American civil pilot in the US.
Businesswoman and engineer, the President and Chief Operating Officer of SpaceX.