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Do you know the top 10 things that women invented? 

 

After overcoming hurdles for centuries, such as husbands listed as inventors for their wives' creations  and property laws prevented women from acquiring patents - we do have a LIST to share & inspire:

 

Excerpts:

 

10: Circular Saw - Shaker, Tabitha Babbitt

 

7: The Compiler and COBOL Computer Language - Admiral Grace Murray Hopper

 

5: The Square-bottomed Paper Bag - Margaret Knight

 

3: Windshield Wiper - Mary Anderson

 

1: Kevlar -  Stephanie Kwolek