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UC Berkeley’s ‘First Lady of Physics’ being honored with new postage stamp

A University of California at Berkeley trained physicist nicknamed the Queen of Nuclear Research is being honored with a U.S. Postal Service stamp, university officials recently announced. Chien-Shiung Wu earned a Ph.D. from UC Berkeley in physics in 1940 and went on to teach at Columbia and Princeton universities before her death in 1997. Other […]