5 Interesting Facts about Marie Curie

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Maria Skłodowska, better known as Marie Curie, was born on 7 November in Warsaw, Poland. Image source: www.imgur.com

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Marie Curie was a chemist and a physicist who is famous for becoming the first person to be awarded two Nobel Prizes. Image source: www.takebackhalloween.org

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Marie made some numerous scientific discoveries including showing that radiation did indeed come from the atom itself rather than the interaction between molecules. Image source: www.static.guim.co.uk

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In 1932, Marie Curie founded the Radium Institute (now Maria Skłodowska-Curie Institute of Oncology) in Warsaw, Poland. The institute carries out research and treatment of cancer. Image source: www.wikimedia.org

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Marie discovered the element Polonium, named after Poland, the country of her birth. Image source: www.wikimedia.org

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