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date: 09 August 2020

Curie, Marie (Marya Sklodowska; 1867–1934) Polish-born French chemist, 

Source:
A Dictionary of Chemistry
Author(s):
Jonathan LawJonathan Law, Richard RennieRichard Rennie

who went to Paris in 1891. She married the physicist Pierre Curie (1859–1906) in 1895 and soon began work on seeking radioactive elements other than uranium in pitchblende (to account for its unexpectedly high radioactivity). By ... ...

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