Oct 21, 2019

Grace Hopper - Bonnie’s 1 Cool STEM Thing

This time there is actually a bug in the computer and we're talking about the gal who found it! Bonnie's 1 Cool STEM Thing is all about the lady with a long name whose work was pivotal to early modern computers. Rear Admiral Grace Brewster Murray Hopper created the first computer language and wrote the book on the Mark 1. So boot up because we're going into the code and we're a little scared of the technology because Alexa and Facebook are listening! 

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Oct 16, 2019

Gal’s Guide NEWS - October 16, 2019

News and updates from the Gal’s Guide Library and Research Center for October 16, 2019. Brought to you by aliens.  

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"NewsSting" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
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Oct 14, 2019

Mae Jemison - Lisa’s 1 Cool STEM Thing

Lisa gets us to look up to the stars and get our imaginations ready to boldly go! Lisa's 1 Cool STEM Thing is about the first African-American woman in space, Mae Jemison. We also talk about what sci-fi book or movie we would want the future to be like. 

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Oct 11, 2019

Your Gal Friday Flashback - Katherine Johnson

Tieing into our Leah's 1 Cool STEM thing from earlier this week, our flashback episode is about another child prodigy whose math calculations were pivotal to the Space Race. We're making math a ton of fun and bringing you the life and legacy of Hidden Figure, Katherine Johnson on this Your Gal Friday Flashback episode. 

Original airdate: February 16, 2018 Ep #23 of Your Gal Friday

Show Notes & Extras:https://galsguide.org/2018/02/16/katherine-johnson-your-gal-friday/

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Oct 7, 2019

Greta Thunberg - Leah’s 1 Cool STEM Thing

It's the start of STEM month and Dr. Leah Leach's 1 Cool STEM thing is about climate change activist, Greta Thunberg. Get to know more about this fierce 16-year-old and why we connect with her. We also talk about more young climate change activists. But we can't always be serious so we Leah brought some STEM puns and we talk about the best teen-team up ever. Wonder Twins powers activate! 

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May 24, 2019

YGF Flashback - Ada Lovelace

Tieing into Bonnie's 1 Cool Thing about the women who made the Internet is this older episode of our sister show, Your Gal Friday. Learn about the life and legacy of the world's first computer programmer. This episode is so old Leah was still going by her stage name Kate Chaplin. Let's see if anyone notices :) 

Original air date: July 2017 Ep #8 of Your Gal Friday

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May 20, 2019

Women Who Made the Internet - Bonnie’s 1 Cool Thing

Step aside Al Gore, because Bonnie read a book with a pun in the title all about how so many women made the internet! Learn about the women who invented computer programming and hyperlinks. Learn who decided early computers would be oatmeal color and why we use the term "computer bug" Spoilers! It's all women!!! We're tapping into the motherboard on Gal's Guide to the Galaxy Podcast!

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Mar 11, 2019

Lise Meitner - Josh’s 1 Cool Women’s History Thing

This week we're bringing on the science as it's Josh's 1 cool Women's History thing about nuclear physicist Lise Meitner. Leah, Bonnie, Katie, and Josh also talk about women of history they want to know more about and as much as they keep trying to avoid talking about Nazi's, they keep talking about Nazi's. All this and more on Gal's Guide to the Galaxy Podcast.

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Feb 25, 2019

Hidden Figures - Kim’s 1 Cool Black History Thing

This week the sky is the limit with Kim's 1 Cool Black History Thing about the gals of Hidden Figures. Bonnie, Edan, Rebecca, and Kim also talk about their favorite gal in Black history as well as historical films and documentaries. All this and more on this episode of Gal's Guide to the Galaxy Podcast.

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Oct 15, 2018

Keep Gals In STEM

Continuation of last week's discussion on #STEMgals. Gal-pals Lisa Meece and Bonnie Fillenwarth join Dr. Leah Leach to throw shade on Snapchat, profess their love to Starbase Indy, and deep dive into keeping gals in STEM careers.

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Music: "Etiquette" by DM Galaxy

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