Shadowing cern scientist and mother of two

Shadowing cern scientist and mother of two

A dark rest tent is the latest trend in camping. There is some tent that claims to be dark rest tents but the following description will help a camper set them apart. There are some features that the tent must have to make it a dark tent. The tent needs to have a fly that will allow it to block some of the light out. This will allow the tent...
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Women in Science and Their Careers

Women in Science and Their Careers

Women in science face many predicaments. They can get into the field with the best of intentions, but they still have to learn a lot about the field. One specific element of this is lab work. Working in a lab can require attention to detail. This minute day in day out exploration might leave some women floundering. Women who succeed through independent study and are rigorously inquisitive might love the...
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Looking sideways in science to find the women

Looking sideways in science to find the women

When I was a Ph.D. student I received a very useful piece of advice. I was told to talk to the librarians and archivists. They know their collection and they can direct you to exactly what you are looking for. They know the long-forgotten writings and they will help use old information to solve new problems. These people are often waiting to meet researchers to share this old information with....
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The Women in Science Research Network Keynote Launch Speech

The Women in Science Research Network Keynote Launch Speech

Women have had a hard time historically of getting into any demographic as equals. It seems that in the 21st Century, humans still struggle with the notion that women should be in science. This is why Professor Ludmilla Jordanova launched her Women in Science Research Network on July 24, 2013 at the ICHSTM Conference. This group kicked off at the Manchester Museum. The professor came to introduce the network and...
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