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WOMEN AND SCIENCE
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Science Says Men And Women Aren't Really 'Wired Differently'
By Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
No lady brains here.
Mom's Spot-On Letter Calls Out Lands' End For Suggesting Only Boys Wear Science Shirts
New Jersey mom Lisa Ryder was flipping through a Lands' End clothing catalog with her daughter when she noticed something
Extraordinary Women in Science and Medicine: Exhibit at the Grolier Club, NYC
Writer and publisher, www.americacomesalive.com
While efforts are ongoing to bring more female talent into scientific professions, the Grolier Club in Manhattan has made an excellent contribution to inspiring interest by mounting a landmark exhibition that recognizes the achievements of women in science and medicine.
MESA Girls Take Action in the Mobile App White House Challenge
High school student in Pennsylvania
Whether it be in the engineering and science field or not, I encourage all young ladies to explore different opportunities and professions.
So Many Exoplanets... So Few Women Scientists
Professor of planetary science and a professor of physics, Mas...
The paucity of impact-making announcements by female astronomers in general is dreadful. How can it be, that well over a century after the first women received PhDs in astronomy, women have failed to match their male peers in this and other aspects of STEM academia?
Happiness Gene Discovered In Women, Says New Study
Money may not buy you happiness, but according to new research, genetics might be able to … if you’re a woman. A new study
The Accidental Techie
Emily K. Schwartz
Writer & Blogger
As women, it's critical that we open doors for young girls who do not know they exist. These are not just doors to the unknown, but doors to the "STEM" careers: opportunities in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.
Play Gender Bias Bingo!
Founding director, Center for WorkLife Law; Distinguished prof...
For over a decade, I have studied thirty years of experimental social psychology studies of gender bias. One message is clear -- gender bias, alas, is alive and well.
Women of Science
Creative director at Red Cup Agency
Intuition is at the core of the risk-taking nature of science. Guys like to call intuition "a hunch." But those making a career of intuition -- placing it center stage -- are more likely to be women.
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Big Science in a Small City
Lingo without linguistics can be dangerous, I knew. One of the great things about life out West is that people respect newbies. And they don't begrudge mistakes.
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Big Science in a Small City (Part 2): Three Cool Real Life Science Terms
As a fan of science, I get goose-bumps chatting hanging out with people who ponder, pursue and decode the world's nano- to exo-.
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