Marie salomea curie

scientist spotlight

a few important deatails

born November 7, 1867 in Warsaw Poland


Died July 4, 1934 in Passy , haute - savoie france



Maries cause of death : aplastic anaemia a blood disease from exposure to large amounts of radiation.

about her

Field of study

marie studied physics and chemistry . Also the discovery of polonium and radium after her husbands death.

a quote by marie curie

I believe that science has great beauty. A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technical , he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales . -marie curie