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The Science Of Gender: Women’s Role In Science

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

Nicole Kidman to return to the West End stage after 17 years

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

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Women In Science

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

Rosalind Franklin

March is Women’s History Month and all month long, Natural Zero is looking at great women in history, women who have shaped history in one way or another. 681 more words

Formidable Women - Rosalind Franklin (1920 - 1958)

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


Happy International Women's Day

Thanks to Facebook and Google’s homepage I just learned that it is International Women’s Day today. I was excited to see that the “G” in Google today celebrates women scientists. 43 more words

Women In Science