Women In Science

Marie Curie in 1911, when she was awarded her second Nobel Prize. Photo from Wikimedia Commons.

My Fair Physicist? Feminine Math, Science Role Models Do Not Motivate Girls

Women who excel in male-dominated science, technology, engineering and mathematic fields are often unjustly stereotyped as unfeminine. But when they’re feminized, their success may actually decrease girls’ interest in those fields, a new study suggests.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2012


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