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Tilly Edinger

Tilly Edinger

The daughter of a respected neurologist, Tilly Edinger pioneered the study of paleoneurology through her discovery that brains left detectable imprints on the insides of skulls.

Tilly Edinger

Tilly Edinger made her mark as one of the leading vertebrate paleontologists of the twentieth century. Her pioneering work in paleoneurology, the study of fossil brains, established her international reputation as the outstanding woman in her field.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Tilly Edinger." (Viewed on October 20, 2014) <http://jwa.org/taxonomy/term/19604>.

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