The hidden truth: women behind the periodic table

Institut de Ciència de Materials de Barcelona ICMAB (UAB)


How many women do you see in the periodic table?

Science has not made it easy for women, and this is also true in the case of the periodic table. However, there are some elements that have been discovered by women, or with their important implication. We'll talk a little bit about that to learn more about our scientific past.

Age Range

Under 10, 10–12, 13–14, Over 14,


Science, Chemistry & Biology


Chemistry, Medicine, Science,