Information on the history of women in astronomy, including biographies.

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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.
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.
Women in Astronomy, 1880-1920
Biographical information of Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin and other Harvard women. Includes photographs and links.
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