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The Wednesday Five: Best Longreads of the Week

By Women's Voices For Change
This week, our longform list includes a shout out to the following articles: importance of women's voices to the genre of travel writing, an extensive interview with the NASA scientist designing the parachute for the MARS Rover, comedian Tig Notaro on having cancer, making her new documentary and rebuilding after trauma, a salute to Marlene Sanders, pioneer in broadcast journalism, and a series of panels on technology with only women as speakers.
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Wednesday 5: Women Inventors, First Artists Were Women, Diana Nyad, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler

By Women's Voices For Change
What do the submarine telescope, windshield wipers, and the circular saw all have in common? They were all invented by women; Nigerian filmmaker Chika Anadu is breaking ground for women in film; a new study suggests that much of Paleolithic cave art was done by women; Diana Nyad on God, spirituality, and humanity; and Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are back hosting the Golden Globes for two more years!
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