Marie Curie receives the Noble Prize in Physics


    December 10, 1903, Marie Curie and her husband, Pierre Curie, jointly receive the Noble Prize for Physics “in recognition of the extraordinary services they have rendered by their joint researches on the radiation phenomena discovered by Professor Henri Becquerel”. Who was this woman who defied the norms of her time to become a leading scientific researcher? Find out in The Genius of Marie Curie :