Articles about women in science


I am not a Woman in Science. I am a Scientist.

Last updated: 03/12/2019

Today, we celebrate the achievements and contributions of women across the world. Women as citizens, mothers, daughters, workers, helpers, leaders, scientists – women, who just...

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My top 5 for inspiring our future women in science

Last updated: 02/15/2019

My top 5 for inspiring our future women in science Author: franklin_admin / Feb 10, 2019 Today, the 11th of February, is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science . As...

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6 Top Tips for a Career in Science — From the Soapbox Science Speakers

Last updated: 02/04/2019

6 Top Tips for a Career in Science — From the Soapbox Science Speakers Jan 30 Guest post by Isla Watton & Dr Nathalie Pettorelli Soapbox Science is an award-winning public...

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Bridging the gap

Last updated: 01/27/2019

In the picture you can see me at Tempelhof Field in Berlin preparing for a Soapbox Science event I was helping to organise. Soapbox Science takes science to a broader public and...

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Minding the gender gap in science prizes

Last updated: 01/25/2019

Although there are more science prizes now than ever, they aren’t distributed fairly. A new study in Nature shows that women win fewer scientific prizes than their male peers,...

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17 Top Female Scientists Who Have Changed the World

Last updated: 01/08/2019

Saturday we celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, and while this has been a remarkable year for recognition of women in science (hello, “Hidden...

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Japanese winner of L'Oreal-UNESCO award for female scientists looks to reshape materials research | The Japan Times

Last updated: 12/27/2018

From a young age, Dr. Yukiko Ogawa knew she wanted to become a scientist. Growing up in Komaki, Aichi Prefecture, she would spend hours after school creating objects in her...

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Top UNSW researchers named Superstars of STEM for 2019

Last updated: 12/15/2018

UNSW's Dr Bianca Capra, Dr Kalinda Griffiths and Dr Beena Ahmed are among 60 academics to be honoured by Science & Technology Australia as the 2019 Superstars of STEM. Three...

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These Women Have Done Incredible Things For Science In Canada

Last updated: 12/10/2018

These Women Have Done Incredible Things For Science In Canada Go to permalink On December 6th, 1989, women were targeted, shot, and killed for being engineering students. Today...

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Women who changed science forever

Last updated: 12/09/2018

When you think of a group of scientists, what image do you see? If you are at all accurate, this image should include quite a few very important women. While it is true that in...

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