Tuesday, 12 August 2014

Marie Salomea Sklodowska

Marie Salomea Sklodowska Curie

If you don’t know who Marie Curie is I’ll tell you what you should know about her. She is an Scientist who discovered radium in X-rays.

Marie studied Science in the University of Paris, when she was there she didn’t speak French well but she caught up fast.

When she graduated she got married to Pierre her husband. Pierre and her discovered radium for there entire life. After a few years Pierre died by radium because it can harm and cure. She made something 100X stronger than uramin.

Marie Curie won two nobel prizes one for Physics in 1903 and one in Chemistry in 1911. She also won the Davy medal in 1903 and the Wallard Gibbs Award 1921. She established the first military field during world war 1. She was born on 7 November 1867 in Warsaw, Kingdom of poland and died 4 July 1934 aged 66, Married in France.


1 comment:

  1. WOW! Very interesting for a year 5. Do you want to be like her when you grow up?