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Women are less likely to study STEM subjects – but disadvantaged women are even less so

Natasha Codiroli Mcmaster

There is a vast amount of research showing that women are less likely to study STEM subjects. This is a persistent finding in countries across the world and at all levels of education, and this ultimately leads to a divided workforce. 993 more words

Teaching, Learning, Curriculum & Assessment

Astronaut Abby's Journey Toward the Stars

Note from Oscar: Mia DiLorenzo is the first of what I hope will be a series of guest writers. She is a good friend of mine and also a total space fanatic like me (but to be honest, she’s even more of a space nerd). 633 more words

Interviews

Physics: why it’s still a guy thing

Becky Francis

The movie Hidden Figures, which has just opened in the UK, tells the story of three African-American women who played key roles at NASA in the space race of the 1960s. 936 more words

Teaching, Learning, Curriculum & Assessment

Girls at Thirteen

Plenty of young girls enjoying looking under rocks and don’t mind getting muddy. The daughter of my friend Heather Richard could imagine a happy princess scientist. 425 more words