Dorothy Hodgkin

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Crystallography is a combination of math, physics, and chemistry. It is a physical science of x-ray. Crystallography can help determine many different substance structures that can be beneficial to the world today.

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Dorothy HodgkinMcKayla RobertsMrs. WalshChemistry12 April 2014Dorothy Crowfoot HodgkinCrystallography is a combination of math, physics, and chemistry. It is a physical science of x-ray. Crystallography can help determine many different substance structures that can be beneficial to the world today. Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin was a warm and caring woman who made many contributions to the world of chemistry, such as determining by X-ray crystallography the structures of penicillin, insulin, and vitamin B-12.Dorothy Hodgkin was born on May 12, 1910 in Cairo, Egypt. Though she was born in Egypt she is actually British. John Winter and Grace Mary Crowfoot, her parents, had her. In Dorothy's early years of life she took formal schooling in England. She did spend great portion of it in the Middle East and in North Africa. John Winter, her dad, was a school inspector out in the Middle

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