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Do We Really Still Need to Empower Women in Science?
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Do We Really Still Need to Empower Women in Science?

“Women today have much better career opportunities in academia than men because they are specifically promoted.” “Nowadays, men are discriminated against, because there are so many projects just focusing on women in academia.” “Boys need to be specifically promoted, as girls do far better in school and thus have better […]

Trump vs Climate Change: Today’s Executive Order
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Trump vs Climate Change: Today’s Executive Order

FemSTEM has no political affiliation*.  Most everyone saw this coming, and some people are thrilled about it, while others are not.  As you’re most likely well aware, the ongoing debate on whether or not climate change is real is deepening even further.  Donald Trump himself is a known climate change […]

By USGS Bee Inventory and Monitoring Lab from Beltsville, Maryland, USA
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#ICYMI: A Species of Bee is Now on the Endangered List

This article was edited on March 28th, 2017, to make a factual correction. There’s been no reason to believe this wouldn’t happen, but it finally did.  The bee specifically known as the rusty patched bumblebee has been placed on the critically endangered list. These bees, native to the east coast […]