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Last updated: 14 August, 2014

Iranian becomes first woman in history to win the prestigious Fields Medal in mathematics (VIDEO)

She wasn't always excited about math. As a young girl, she imagined a future as a writer. Decades later, Maryam Mirzakhani is a mathematical genius and an inspiration to women across the globe. Follow her thoughts in this 3-minute video. (Well, you can try).