mathematician-maryam-mirzakhani-dies/of cancer at the age of 40

PALO ALTO (CBS/AP/BCN) — Stanford mathematics professor Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to win the Fields Medal, mathematics’ leading award, has died of cancer at the age of 40, Stanford News Service said. Mirzakhani was born in Iran and joined Stanford as a mathematics professor in 2008. She specialized in theoretical mathematics involving the geometric… R.I.P.

via Acclaimed Stanford Mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani Dies At 40 — CBS San Francisco

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‘Red Alert’ Issued Over Femicides in Honduras After 140 Women Killed So Far in 2017

 

 

‘Red Alert’ Issued Over Femicides in Honduras After 140 Women Killed So Far in 2017

 

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  • Women in Honduras took part in a protest against femicide in the capital city of Tegucigalpa in March

    Women in Honduras took part in a protest against femicide in the capital city of Tegucigalpa in March | Photo: EFE

     

Published 5 July 2017 (5 hours 26 minutes ago)

News > Latin America
‘Red Alert’ Issued Over Femicides in Honduras After 140 Women Killed So Far in 2017

Statistics show that every 14 hours a woman is killed in the Central American nation.

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