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Mary Somerville : Queen of Science

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City of Edinburgh Methodist Church

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Is this Scotland's greatest woman scientist? Born in Jedburgh, raised in Burntisland, self-educated in Musselburgh, the woman who died in Italy was acclaimed as the ‘Queen of Science’. Somerville College in Oxford is named after her, and she graces the Royal Bank of Scotland's £10 note, the first non-Royal woman to do so. But who was she and what did she actually do? Join historian and researcher Ruth Boreham to discover more about this fascinating pioneer

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