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4000 Years of Women in Science
- Women's contributions to science, from antiquity to the nineteenth century.
About.Com: Women in Astronomy
- About.Com's guide to women astronomers.
Distinguished Women of Past and Present: Astronomy
- Short biographies of various women in astronomy.
Engines of our Ingenuity: Women in Astronomy
- A radio show episode about German women astronomers in the 17th century.
Five Remarkable Women at the Crossroads of Astronomy
- Information on Caroline Herschel, Annie Jump Cannon, Henrietta Swan Leavitt, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, and Vera Rubin.
History of Women in Astronomy
- The text and images from a slide set on women astronomers available from the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. Includes capsule biographies of women from Carolyn Herschel to Sidney Wolff.
International Women's Air & Space Museum, Inc.
- A museum dedicated to the contributions women have made in the air and space sciences.
U.S. Naval Observatory
- Description of the contributions made by women to the United States Naval Observatory.
- Biographies of Janet Mattei, Maria Mitchell, and Doritt Hoffleit, with and interview with Janet Mattei.
Women in Astronomy, 1880-1920
- Biographical information of Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin and other Harvard women. Includes photographs and links.
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