“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 […]
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Just because cats are stereotyped to be brats that just don’t care for humans like your dog might, doesn’t mean it’s true. A recent study, published the 24th of March, 2017, suggests that your cat will choose you over his favorite toy or treat. Cat lovers alike may already have […]
You’ve found a job (or internship, fellowship, volunteer position, or graduate school opening) you think you’d be the perfect fit for. Great! Now how do you let them know that? Introducing the resume. Chances are you’ve at least heard of them and maybe even Googled, “How do I make my […]
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 […]
FemSTEM does not have a political affiliation. The political climate has taken science down deep with it. Though some people do not think the two should be mixed, people could argue that it absolutely has to be mixed. With the EPA, the governmental agency that was installed in the 1970s […]
A recent article in the Smithsonian Online Magazine stated that “Pink Noise May Improve Sleep and Memory in Older Adults”. The idea being that pink noise may lull adults into a deeper sleep, thus improving their sleep to begin with, and later on, improving their memory. If you’re interested in […]
It may be the end of Women’s History Month, but here at SheHeroes we celebrate ground-breaking women all year long. That said, we thought we’d bring you the stories of 11 women from across the globe that are transforming the STEM fields. Maryam Mirzakhani Maryam Mirzakhani is helping us understand the complex […]