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DNA Replication

Science is complex. It’s understandable that scientists will develop a jargon, a specialized language of their discoveries. But this forms a frustrating and completely unnecessary barrier to public understanding. In this series of posts...

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Blind Spots: Seeing sexism in STEM

This post originally appeared on the Digital Science guest blog. Two years ago I created STEM Women, an initiative that celebrates the careers of women in STEM fields while highlighting the many challenges we...

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Women Scientists on Wikipedia

Join us for a discussion on the representation of women scientists on Wikipedia. We’ll speak with women in STEM advocate Bella Counihan, Media Officer for the Australian Academy of Science. Wikipedia hosts a low...

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Women in Publishing

Join us for a special Ada Lovelace Day STEM Women Panel Discussion as we talk about the role of women in Science Publishing. Our exciting panel line up includes Mariette DiChristina (Editor in Chief...