Profiles

Breathing Fire

“I remember being at Lowell High School, looking out the window, daydreaming, and I saw a line of mounted police,” says Kitty Tsui . “And I knew where they were going, because we all knew what was going on at San Francisco State.” (Read the full story)

She begs to disagree

Gerta Keller remembers her first talk at a major scientific conference, when she shared her research on the mass extinction event that killed the dinosaurs. “There was near pandemonium [in the room] with many scientists lining up behind a microphone to denounce me for the data I presented,” she recalls. (Read the full story)