Nettie Stevens

The american #geneticist who discovered that #sex is determined by #chromosomes. Her story is a tale of unflinching determination and purposefulness.

Nettie M. Stevens, Sci-Illustrate Stories

Featuring artwork & words by Dr. Eleonora Adami, Sci-Illustrate Stories. Set in motion by Dr. Radhika Patnala.

Nettie (1861–1912) was born in US at the time of the Civil war. Back then, women were rarely granted access to higher education. I’d say fortunately for…



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