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Men's Fame as Scientists Outstrips Women's :
Without mentioning gender, Europeans were asked to name a famous scientist - 71 percent named a man, only 33 percent named a woman.

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Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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A Global Database Of Women Scientists Is Diversifying The Face Of Science

In its first year, more than 7,500 women from 174 scientific disciplines and 133 countries registered with the "Request a Woman Scientist" database. Learn how the database is being used, and future plans to expand its scope to include the medical sciences.»  Link to the original article