Thursday, 8 August 2013

The Women and the Coelacanth

2013 marks the 75th anniversary of the finding of the living coelacanth in 1938. Without the women scientists involved, the story may never have happened.

We celebrate Women's Day, 8th August 2013, in their honour:


Latimeria chalumnae (ill. Elaine Heemstra © SAIAB)