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On April 24, astronaut Peggy Whitson broke the record for most days in space by a US astronaut. Jeff Williams, the previous record holder, had a total of 534 days…
You have probably heard about NASA’s work to send astronauts to the moon. But did you know that 11 black women helped make that possible? The women worked for NASA’s…
Even though minorities have more opportunities to enter scientific fields, they still make up a very small portion of degrees awarded. This is true of all sciences across the board.…
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Video: Why Don’t More Women Pursue STEM Careers?
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Opportunities for women in science are increasing, but still lagging behind men for a variety of reasons.
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A large, multinational team of scientists and expert cave divers mapped underwater caverns and retrieved fossils th… https://t.co/YHkBrDHZMR(about 1 day ago)
NSF’s first priority is safety. Multiple assessments by independent engineering companies found the telescope struc… https://t.co/3UdAykr9lD(about 5 days ago)