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Joanne Simpson
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    (March 23, 1923- )
    Born in Boston, Massachusetts
    First woman in history to earn a PhD in meteorology
    Winner of the Carl-Gustav Rossby Award
    Past president of the American Meteorological Society
    Named one of the most 100 important scientists of the twentieth century
    Expert on cloud and hurricane development
    She married her then boss.
    She once said, ' The critical mass of women is reached when you can talk science in the ladies room.'
    Her passion and expertise is in cumulus clouds.
    She is a global warming skeptic.
    She developed the first computer model of clouds and their development.
    She has worked for NASA for over 25 years.
    She and her husband have been married for over fifty years.
    NASA named one of its supercomputers after her.
    She's anti-affirmative action and once said, 'I would like to see women appointed at high-level positions because they were the best candidate, not because they were the best woman.'
    She is an outstanding role model for women anywhere.

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