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This issue features women physicist and ballerina Merritt Moore
Merritt had two loves and she did not want to choose one over the other. So she did both- pursued academics and dance and excelled in both. Today Merritt is both a quantum physicist and a professional ballet dancer. She has degrees from Harvard and Oxford and stage credits with the Zurich, Boston, English National, and Norwegian National Ballets. The Quantum Ballerina is a name that would suit her the best.
Merritt’s fascinating and inspirational journey from discovering dance as a teen, to becoming someone Forbes, Harvard, and the BBC can not stop talking about!
Merritt’s fascinating story is proof that it is possible to follow a path that combines your many interests! Her advice – find things you enjoy working on and they will lead you to opportunities you could not have even dreamt of!
Check out Merritt’s inspiring story as a woman physicist in the latest issue of Smore – a must-read for every kid who has wondered about being a ballerina or has been in love with physics technology, and art. Plus a super cool leaf identification poster, joke, kitchen science, spring cleaning with science, and it’s packed with the fan favorites: science news, cool games, fun trivia, challenging crosswords, DIY, decoding science words, and more.
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