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Brawny Woman to replace Brawny Man for Women's History Month

New packaging.  (Source: Brawny) New packaging. (Source: Brawny)

(RNN) - The red plaid flannel shirt is the same, but the iconic Brawny man is stepping aside for the Brawny Woman in honor of Women’s History Month.

The limited edition packs of paper towels will feature women for the month of March as part of the #STRENGTHHASNOGENDER promotion.

The company is also releasing a series of videos featuring trailblazing women in STEM fields – that’s science, technology, engineering and math.

The theme video features women from history who shattered barriers to pave the way for others.

Brittany Wenger taught herself coding and wrote software that diagnoses 99 percent of breast cancer cases correctly.

Dr. Anna Kornbrot, an oral surgeon, was the first woman to graduate from an all-male Ivy League school.

Vernice Armour became the first black female combat pilot , fighting in Iraq after 9/11.

Dr. Patty Lopez is a trailblazing engineer with seven patents who fought discrimination in a predominately male field.

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