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The Women Who Mapped the Stars

Presented by Central Square Theater at Central Square Theater, Cambridge MA

Apr 19 2018
May 20 2018
The Women Who Mapped the Stars

Five Women: A whole new universe

Late 1800s, Harvard College Observatory. "Computers" – women employed for half a man’s salary to analyze astronomic data — show us that the universe is larger than we ever dreamed. The thrilling story of five women who changed the way astronomers saw the universe – from scientist to scientist and generation to generation. The Women Who Mapped the Stars, a world premiere by Joyce Van Dyke, is the untold story of brave women in science who paved the way for previously impossible advances

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