• Marie Sklodowska-Curie
    Culture,  Famous Poles

    Interesting Facts About Marie Sklodowska-Curie

    If you visit Paris today, be sure to visit the Pantheon in the 5th Arrondissement. This is the final resting place of one of the most important women in the world. Paris, the French Capital, is more than happy to have such an intellectual grace her land. A woman whose legacy can never be forgotten in this lifetime, Marie Curie Sklodowska built a foundation on which modern science thrives.  Marie Curie was a Polish-born scientist who, against all odds, discovered one of the most significant components in the scientific world, radiation. She faced a lot of challenges in her lifetime. Apart from being poor, she was greatly disadvantaged by inequality,…