Last Wednesday, Emily Harrington faced El Capitan in Yosemite and by the end of the day, she became the fourth woman to ever free-climb the mountain.
A grave containing the remains of a 9,000-year-old skilled human hunter has been found in the Peruvian Andes – which what they thought was a man was actually a women.
The New York Police Department has appointed a Black woman to be its chief of patrol which makes her the first African-American woman and the first woman ever to hold the seat that manages most of the department’s uniformed officers patrolling the city.
Cori Bush becomes Missouri’s 1st Congressional District, making her the first Black Congresswoman in the history of Missouri.
New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Arden appointed Nanaia Mahuta as the country’s first indigenous female foreign minister.
19 year old helicopter pilot, flying since she was 13, joined the fight against California wildfires before going to college
A 19-year-old helicopter pilot joined the fight to help extinguish the wildfires that have burned 3 million acres in California.
As part of a new campaign to end the stigma associated with menstruation, Pantone has unveiled a new shade of red inspired by the colour of women’s periods.
Faiza Heidar grew up playing football in the streets of Egypt to being captain to Egypt’s national women’s team and now she has become the first woman to train one of the country’s professional men’s clubs.
A 102-year-old World War II veteran accomplished her birthday goal by skydiving in Maryland.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been unveiled as Vanity Fair’s latest cover star, less than a week before she concludes her bid for reelection in New York’s 14th congressional district.