Margaret Burbidge / England

We are saddened to hear of the death of astrophysicist Margaret Burbidge, who made landmark discoveries about the cosmos while blazing trails for #WomenInScience . Burbidge, a native of England, taught for many years @UCSanDiego . She was 100. #WomenInSTEM 

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