Astronomer Vera Rubin is 87 today. A trailblazing woman in science, she was rejected by Princeton for being female but went on to change our understanding of dark matter. Here is her Berkeley commencement address on science, stereotypes, and success:
"Science is competitive, aggressive, demanding. It is also imaginative, inspiring, uplifting." When pioneering astronomer Vera Rubin, bor
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