Scientists who changed history: Ipazia of Alexandria
Egypt, 4th century AD: Inventor of the hydrometer and the plane astrolabe, astronomer, mathematician, and first woman to head Alexandria's Neoplatonic School, Ipazia (Hypatia) made a name for herself in the scientific world. If she were alive today, this scientist would be an international star. But not everyone approved of her free thinking.
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