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Latinas in STEM: Making Bright Futures a Reality

Editor's note: During National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15), Ciencia Puerto Rico and Borinqueña are celebrating the work of organizations inspiring, supporting and empowering Latinas in STEM fields...

October 2, 2014 — Mónica I. Feliú-Mójer

Female Physicists Worldwide Fight Sexist Stereotypes

Women in physics tend to be outnumbered by men nearly all over the world. For a few days in early August, however, it didn't feel that way when I attended the International Conference on Women in Physics in Waterloo, Canada...

September 3, 2014 — Clara Moskowitz

Science Media Beset With Gender Gaps

In the fall of 2005, I and a couple hundred other new students at Columbia University's journalism school walked into a lecture hall for a series of welcome speeches, and two things happened that impressed me...

August 21, 2014 — Curtis Brainard

LEGO Reveals Female Scientist Minifigures

After much rejoicing at the news last month that LEGO would mass-produce a set of female scientist minifigures, the company has released a prototype of the final set to its original designer, Ellen Kooijman (a.k.a...

July 10, 2014 — Maia Weinstock
More and Better Science en Español: a Call to Action

More and Better Science en Español: a Call to Action

Para leer esta entrada en Español, presione aquí. Few communities encompass as many challenges and opportunities as the 53 million Hispanics living in the United States.

July 3, 2014 — M. I. Feliú-Mójer, M. Gual Soler, I. Fernando Gonzalez and L. Quevedo

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