Maria Mitchell found a comet in 1847 and became America’s 1st female astronomer and Vasser’s 1st female astronomy professor. Her “learning by doing” legacy lives on through the Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association. Join our Women’s History Month event honoring her & modern women in citizen science. SciStarter LIVE is a weekly event where you can join us on Zoom or watch the live stream on SciStarter’s Facebook page as we work through a citizen science project together. We’ll demonstrate the project and answer your questions. Join to find, bookmark or join projects. Facebook: Instagram: X: YouTube: