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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 […]

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 […]

11 Influental Women in STEM from Across the Globe
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11 Influental Women in STEM from Across the Globe

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 […]