Hedy Lamarr

On November 9, 1914, in Vienna, Austria-Hungary, Hedy Lamarr was born. Only daughter of Gertrud Kiesler and Emil Kiesler. After her role in the controversial movie, ‘Extase’ (1932), she ran away from her husband to Paris. Traveling through London, she found the Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer Studio in other words, MGM Studio. Louis B. Mayer offered her a movie contract in Hollywood. … Read the rest “Hedy Lamarr”

Alice Ball

Alice Ball was an African American chemist that made an injectable herbal extract. The treatment was most effective for a disease  that is called leprosy and it was only for the disease leprosy. Leprosy is a disease that causes you to have bumps on your skin.  Alice Ball was the first African American that obtained her master’s degree in Chemistry. … Read the rest “Alice Ball”

Ada Lovelace

Ada Lovelace was a British mathematician, writer, and computer scientist. She is mostly known for her work on Charles Babbage’s mechanical computer. She improved the designs of the Analytical Engine, also known as the simpler mechanical computer, which was made by Charles Babbage. As she grows up, she excelled in math. She became an important programming developer for the work … Read the rest “Ada Lovelace”