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21 May 2019, 08:29 UTC
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On October 2, 2018 Donna Strickland became only the third woman in history to share the Nobel Prize in physics. That same day her Wikipedia entry finally appeared, frantically written even while people were searching for her name. Others had tried to give her an entry earlier, but Wikipedia’s faceless editors kept deleting her because they felt her work wasn’t noteworthy. The Nobel committee thought otherwise. Someone has been nice enough to write a Wikipedia article about my work. Will it get deleted? Louise Riofrio

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