#Women in Science

  • Article: Over 100 Female STEM Scholars From India Just Met UK PM Theresa May for Tea
    Education

    Over 100 Female STEM Scholars From India Just Met UK PM Theresa May for Tea

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2018

    The prime minister welcomed the women to No. 10 Downing Street. Read more

  • Article: This British Astronomer Just Donated £2.3M Prize Winnings to Help Minorities Become Scientists
    Girls & Women

    This British Astronomer Just Donated £2.3M Prize Winnings to Help Minorities Become Scientists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2018

    The same discovery was awarded the Nobel prize in 1974 — but it went to her male collaborators. Read more

  • Article: A London Academic Wrote Hundreds of Wikipedia Pages to Get Female Scientists the Recognition They Deserve
    Girls & Women

    A London Academic Wrote Hundreds of Wikipedia Pages to Get Female Scientists the Recognition They Deserve

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 25, 2018

    Not all superheros wear capes. (It’s probably a fire hazard in the lab, anyway.) Read more

  • Article: Barbie Just Got a New Career as a Robotics Engineer
    Girls & Women

    Barbie Just Got a New Career as a Robotics Engineer

    By Daniele Selby|June 27, 2018

    This Barbie's dreams are much bigger than a Malibu Dream House. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Half of American Women in Science Have Been Harassed, Study Says
    Girls & Women

    Nearly Half of American Women in Science Have Been Harassed, Study Says

    By Daniele Selby|June 13, 2018

    Most women said they had experienced inappropriate comments and sexist jokes at work. Read more

  • Article: ‘The Scully Effect’ Is Real — and There’s Data to Prove It
    Girls & Women

    ‘The Scully Effect’ Is Real — and There’s Data to Prove It

    By Daniele Selby|April 25, 2018

    The truth is out there — Dana Scully inspired a generation of women to pursue STEM. Read more

  • Article: This 8-Year-Old Mexican Girl Won a Prize for Making a Solar Heater From Recycled Objects
    Environment

    This 8-Year-Old Mexican Girl Won a Prize for Making a Solar Heater From Recycled Objects

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|March 5, 2018

    She’s been an inventor since age four. Read more

  • Article: Badass 11-Year-Old Girl Scientist Invents Device to Help Test Water in Flint, Michigan
    Finance & Innovation

    Badass 11-Year-Old Girl Scientist Invents Device to Help Test Water in Flint, Michigan

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 28, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Her invention could help prevent future water crises. Read more