Is a career as a Number Theory Mathematician in your future? Creativity drives everything STEM Gem Melanie Matchett Wood does. She uses tools from algebraic geometry to study things about primes and uses primes to study the geometry of spaces. Her work is at the heart of all online encryption and security tools. Read her story and digest. Watch one of her videos. Then, with your STEM Gems Tribe, discuss, explore, reflect, and act.