These Female Inventors Have Changed the World, But Most People Don’t Know Who They Are

No, Dexter Morgan did not invent Kevlar.

Throughout history, women have invented things that have changed the world. Most of us are familiar with their creations, but how many people have heard of the women themselves? To find an answer, one woman decided to ask unsuspecting New Yorkers a series of trick questions. After naming an invention she would them who had created it, giving them the two choices, one male and one female. Their responses were as unanimous as they were startling. (via Makers)

We took to the streets of NYC to help New Yorkers discover the women who didn't go down in history: #HerStoryIsHistory #MAKERSMonday Could the HISTORY Channel pass this test?

Posted by Makers on Monday, August 10, 2015

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