Throughout history, men have dominated science. Just look at the main stereotype of the older, white man, wearing glasses and a lab coat. There is a reason why this became the dominant stereotype. 790 more words
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Hollywood star Nicole Kidman is set to return to the West End stage in the near future.
According to Digital Spy, Kidman is coming back to the West End stage after 17 years after signing up to star in a production of Photograph 51. 125 more words
Here’s an interesting plea for more women to enter scientific fields. Although the argument may, at first blush, appear to be a little cranky in its tone, with Rachael Swaby’s call to “stop talking about Marie Curie” (which reminds me of Barry Bonds’ call a few years ago for baseball fans to stop talking about Babe Ruth– 390 more words
On the days preceding and ending with International Women’s Day, I intended to write about four formidable women from history, to remind people of the recognition they deserved but were often denied. 706 more words