Queen of Physics: How Wu Chien Shiung Helped Unlock the Secrets of the Atom

Teresa Robeson

Queen of Physics by Teresa Robeson is an insightful biography highlighting the contributions of Wu Chien Shiung towards unlocking the secrets of the atom. During a time when women were discouraged from studying the sciences, Wu persevered and became renowned for her significant research in nuclear physics. Her work helped revolutionize our current understanding of particle physics and the nature of the universe. This book is not only an inspirational read about an important figure in science, but it is also a reminder of the importance of diversity and inclusion in academia and research.