New book: Headstrong


An inspiring collection of 52 visionary women in science, technology, engineering and math.  Did you know that a woman created the standardized test given to all babies to determine health status?  Did you know a woman revolutionized heart surgery?  A woman was responsible for some of the earliest treatments of terminal cancers.   I’m guessing most of us don’t know their names.  Rachel Swaby ( has collected and profiled an impressive collection of some of these amazing women.  Eye opening and much needed.