Marie continued her education anyway. She joined a group of people that got together and talked about ideas and education, it has been called a "floating university" . However Marie and her sister, Bronya, craved more education so they cut a deal. One would support the other while attending school. That's when Marie moved to Paris to attend Sorbonne.
Pierre Curie was born in Paris, France on May 15, 1859. He started in science very early in life due to his father being a physician. Then he attended Sorbonne and attained his degree in 1878. After getting another degree in science he became the professor of physics, This is where he met Marie. They married the same year, July 26, 1895.