Nov 17, 2021

Mary Golda Ross - Katie‘s 1 Cool Indigenous Gal

Katie talks about the designer of rockets & missiles for Lockheed Martin! Mary Golda Ross was a shining example of a Cherokee Nation education who reached the stars! We don't even know the fullest extent of her awesomeness because a lot of her work is still classified to this day. Area 51, anyone? 

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Oct 11, 2021

Harriet Burns - Jenn‘s 1 Cool Disney Gal

Jen talks about the Disney Imagineer behind many of your favorite rides and areas at the Disney Parks! Two of her favorites that she worked on were Pirates of the Caribbean and Haunted Mansion - she even has her own tombstone on the Haunted Mansion grounds, can you guess which one before the episode is done? 

 

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Aug 12, 2021

Dr. Katie Bouman - Bonnie’s 1 Cool Photography Gal

It's the start of Photography Month at Gal's Guide and Bonnie starts us off with an image that took thousands of terabytes of data to produce - it's the first image of a black hole! Bonnie talks about Dr. Katie Bouman the adorkable face of the team that made the impossible, possible!

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Jun 21, 2021

Gals of the Bathysphere - Amy’s 1 Cool Explorer Gal

Katie learns that some seashells are for taking. Bonnie is missing her rocks. Leah was so poor she stole a napkin. And Amy steals from the Pope. After confessing their crimes, the Gal Pals learn about the gals who went deep diving in a lead ball the size of a yoga ball to research the ocean floor. Amy teaches us all about the magical gals of the Bathysphere. 

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Apr 29, 2021

Hope Jahren - Katie’s1 Cool Environmental Gal

The gal pals get really excited talk about their favorite childhood tree! Then Katie brings us up to speed on the amazing work of Geobiologist, Hope Jahren. Hope is the author of two books Lab Girl and our book club pick The Story of More. Learn about how this Minnesota gal and her superpower for the environment!

 

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Apr 12, 2021

Inge Lehmann - Bonnie’s 1 Cool Environmental Gal

The Gal Pals talk about their adventures in recycling, fickle pickles, and the Danish Semiologist, Inge Lehmann. Journey with us to the lady who discovered what is in the enter of the Earth - with science! 

 

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Apr 5, 2021

Marjory Stoneman Douglas - Leah’s 1 Cool Environmental Gal

The Gal-Pals have settled into the new library space and are ready to get their hands dirty learning about environmental gals. Leah is up first with the "Grande Dame of the Everglades" Marjory Stoneman Douglas. She talks about how she yelled a man for dropping his pen and how she made us want to save a river of grass. 

 

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Feb 24, 2021

Patricia Cowings - Leah’s 1 Cool Black STEM Gal

The gals wrap up Black History - Women in STEM month by talking about NASA's aerospace psychophysiologist, Patricia Cowings. She helped astronaughts not puke in their space helmets and was the first women trained for space flight! The gals also talk about their third favorite dinosaur - 'cause science! 

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Feb 15, 2021

Corina Newsome - Amy’s 1 Cool Black STEM Gal

Amy tells us all about @HoodNaturalist, Corina Newsome. Corina is not only a biologist who studies sparrows in Georgia but she is one of the founders of #BlackBirdersWeek. Amy also name drops many Black superstar scientists with socials who are making science much more inclusive and downright joyful! 

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Feb 10, 2021

Mary Seacole - Katie’s 1 Cool Black STEM Gal

It's Black History month and we're taking this opportunity to shine an amazing spotlight on Black women in STEM. Katie talks about nurse and entrepreneur, Mary Seacole. Voted the Best Black Britton, Mary Seacole is a Jamaican-Scottish gal who gave Florence Nightengale a run for her money. Learn a taste about the amazing gal from many lands. 

 

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