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Item #723

Category: Great Women

Title: Marie Curie - Biography, Facts And Pictures

URL: http://www.famousscientists.org/marie-curie/

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Only person to receive nobel prize for Physics and Chemistry.

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Marie Curie discovered two new chemical elements – radium and polonium. She carried out the first research into the treatment of tumors with radiation, and she was the founder of the Curie Institutes, which are important medical research centers. <br />