Yours truly guest stars on the Stuff You Missed in History Class podcast to talk about Rejected Princesses, historical women, and historicity.
President Obama awarded the Medal of Freedom to computer science pioneers (and former Modern Worthies) Margaret Hamilton and Grace Hopper.
Amateur historian David C’de Baca recently discovered that two Navajo women were officially enlisted as Army Scouts in 1886.
I talk with the women of You and Me This Morning about Rejected Princesses. There is also a dog.
Thimmakka and her husband were unable to have children, so they decided to plant trees–hundreds of them, lining a kilometers-long stretch of road between their village and the neighboring one.