Looking for a place in Prakruthi ( IISc Canteen) on a Sunday morning I came across a couple who politely offered me the empty seat next to them. 1,470 more words
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It has begun – everyone is here and at our first dinner together last night (on dry land) I was overwhelmed with the enormity of this mission. 213 more words
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Given that I’m neither a woman nor a scientist I might seem ill qualified to be commenting on this issue but I couldn’t get anyone else to write this article. 396 more words
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Last week, my attention was drawn to an article entitled “Here’s Why There Ought to be a Cap on Women Studying Science and Maths”, which actually appeared on the alt-right website… 366 more words
Homeward Bound women are on their way to Ushuaia, our jumping off point to Antarctica, from all over the world. Can’t wait to finally meet one another here in Argentina, and board the ship in two days!
Technology and practice can help shy and introverted researchers to succeed when reticence is risky.
Generally speaking, scientists aren’t known as a gregarious bunch. Many identify as bookish, introverted, perhaps even a bit awkward. 222 more words
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