Posts in: women in science

Breaking limits in science and life

Breaking limits in science and life

A woman astronomer’s 20-year quest to find 100 Earth-like planets is within reach

By | Posted January 18, 2017

What does it mean to be a woman scientist?

What does it mean to be a woman scientist?

Following the trajectory of women in the scientific narrative

By | Posted July 18, 2016

Reaching for the stars

Reaching for the stars

Astronomer uses stellar forensics to understand giant explosions in space

By | Posted February 19, 2016

Surely there must be others: Carl Sagan's continued relevance

Surely there must be others: Carl Sagan’s continued relevance

A response to Erin Podolak.

By | Posted November 14, 2013

Bora as a catalyst

Bora as a catalyst

Scandal in the science writing community yields discussion of sexual harassment

By | Posted October 25, 2013

Q&A: Yale researchers shine light on a dark truth

Q&A: Yale researchers shine light on a dark truth

First-ever experiment uncovers gender bias among science faculty

By | Posted November 9, 2012

Young, political, uncomfortable

Young, political, uncomfortable

A woman’s thoughts on men’s thoughts about women in the sciences

By | Posted May 18, 2012

Sci-fi faves, solar flares and dancing whales

Sci-fi faves, solar flares and dancing whales

Our favorites from the week

By | Posted August 12, 2011

Pygmy hippos, bike locks, and how to tell stories about hippos and bike locks

Pygmy hippos, bike locks, and how to tell stories about hippos and bike locks

Our favorites from the week

By | Posted June 10, 2011