Overlooked is a series of obituaries about remarkable people whose deaths, beginning in 1851, went unreported in The Times. This latest installment is from “Beyond the World War II We Know,” a series The
- The New York Times - Katie Hafner
- The New York Times - Eva Mbengue
Cécile Rol-Tanguy, a heroine of the French Resistance who helped lead a popular uprising against the German occupation of Paris, died on May 8 at her home in Monteaux, about 130 miles from Paris. She 101.
- Popular Mechanics - By Courtney Linder
From Grace Hopper to Elizabeth Magie, these are the inventors who have shaped STEM as we know it. Since 1987, we've been celebrating the many accolades and triumphs that women have contributed to the discourse
- The New York Times - Margalit Fox
They asked Katherine Johnson for the moon, and she gave it to them. Wielding little more than a pencil, a slide rule and one of the finest mathematical minds in the country, Mrs. Johnson, who died at on