Trek alongside a mountaineer as she conquers the Seven Summits, join a conservationist on her passionate fight to save lions, and dig with a paleontologist to uncover massive dinosaur fossils–bit by breathtaking bit. And along the way, read wisdom, advice, and lessons learned the hard way–straight from the field.
Twenty-five inspiring women from around the world–many of whom are National Geographic Explorers–share the most astonishing adventures, epic failures, and greatest successes of their amazing, diverse careers.
Read about what it’s like to be a woman in science, and how they faced discrimination, societal expectations, and self-doubt. Be inspired by how they overcame these challenges to forge new paths in science and exploration–and to change the world!