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  • Article: The Next Astronaut to Walk on the Moon Could Be a Woman, NASA Says
    Girls & Women

    The Next Astronaut to Walk on the Moon Could Be a Woman, NASA Says

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 15, 2019

    The astronaut would also be the first person to walk on the moon in 50 years. Read more

  • Article: Yet Another Study Points Out STEM's Gender Equality Problem
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    Yet Another Study Points Out STEM's Gender Equality Problem

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 9, 2019

    Even when women are good at math, men are more likely to pursue it. Read more

  • Article: These Scientists Started a Club for 500 Women in STEM. 9,000 Joined.
    Girls & Women

    These Scientists Started a Club for 500 Women in STEM. 9,000 Joined.

    By Lindsay Powers|May 7, 2019

    There’s no excuse for not finding a qualified woman, says one of the founders. Read more

  • Article: You Can Thank This Scientist for the First-Ever Image of a Black Hole
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    You Can Thank This Scientist for the First-Ever Image of a Black Hole

    By Daniele Selby|April 11, 2019

    Katie Bouman helped develop a crucial algorithm as a graduate student at MIT. Read more

  • Article: NASA Abandons First All-Female Spacewalk Due to Lack of Suits for Women
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    NASA Abandons First All-Female Spacewalk Due to Lack of Suits for Women

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|March 26, 2019

    Anne McClain and Christina Koch were scheduled to make the history making trip on Friday. Read more

  • Article: A Woman Just Won the 'Nobel Prize of Math' for the First Time
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    A Woman Just Won the 'Nobel Prize of Math' for the First Time

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|March 20, 2019

    Karen Uhlenbeck is a mathematician and professor at the University of Texas. Read more

  • Article: The First Person on Mars Will 'Likely' Be a Woman, NASA Head Says
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    The First Person on Mars Will 'Likely' Be a Woman, NASA Head Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jerica Deck|March 13, 2019

    A NASA administrator also said the next person on the moon will 'absolutely' be a woman. Read more

  • Article: African School of Physics Program Aims to Launch More Science Careers
    Education

    African School of Physics Program Aims to Launch More Science Careers

    March 5, 2019|Voice of America

    Each workshop brings together up to 80 students who are trained by top-flight physicists. Read more