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‘The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks’ Combines The Intersection Of Race, Science & Social Justice

‘The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks’ Combines The Intersection Of Race, Science & Social Justice

By now you may have already seen ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ movie made by HBO, starring Oprah Winfrey, Rose Byrne, and Renee Elise Goldsberry. It recounts the true […]

May 17, 2017 ×
STEM Magazine ‘Smore’, Created To Engage Young Girls, Launches Kickstarter Campaign

STEM Magazine ‘Smore’, Created To Engage Young Girls, Launches Kickstarter Campaign

According to a new Kickstarter campaign launched to raise funds for a STEM-focused comic magazine for girls, 74% of middle school girls say they love science, but less than 15% […]

April 3, 2017 ×
New Feminist Print Magazine For Girls Encourages Them To Be Smart, Strong & Fierce

New Feminist Print Magazine For Girls Encourages Them To Be Smart, Strong & Fierce

Dear Kazoo magazine, where were you a few decades ago when we were little girls and NEEDED a publication like this growing up? In case you haven’t come across it […]

November 21, 2016 ×
Australia’s Leading Science Agency, CSIRO, Launches Inaugural Indigenous STEM Awards

Australia’s Leading Science Agency, CSIRO, Launches Inaugural Indigenous STEM Awards

Australia’s largest science agency, CSIRO, has launched a wonderful initiative to engage Indigenous communities in STEM fields. The inaugural Indigenous STEM Awards winners will be announced in early December, and […]

October 20, 2016 ×
Marvel Launches Program For Young Female Scientists In Anticipation Of The New ‘Captain America’ Film

Marvel Launches Program For Young Female Scientists In Anticipation Of The New ‘Captain America’ Film

This isn’t the first time we have seen Marvel capitalize on the female STEM characters they are portraying in their blockbuster movies and turning it into an excuse to encourage […]

April 4, 2016 ×
This Chicago Mom Turned Her Daughter’s Love Of Science Into A Thriving Program For Teen Girls

This Chicago Mom Turned Her Daughter’s Love Of Science Into A Thriving Program For Teen Girls

It’s no secret that we’re a platform dedicated to promoting female STEM (science, tech, engineering and math) initiatives. These four industries are traditionally known as male-dominated arenas, but with figures […]

March 10, 2016 ×
New PBS Kids Series ‘Ready Jet Go’ Set To Inspire Younger Generation With STEM Role Models

New PBS Kids Series ‘Ready Jet Go’ Set To Inspire Younger Generation With STEM Role Models

PBS Kids launched a brand new series on February 15 called ‘Ready Jet Go’ which is set to inspire the younger generation of scientists, explorers and curious minds. We felt […]

February 25, 2016 ×
‘Little Ms. Crate’ Monthly Subscription Box For Girls Introduces Them To STEM Careers

‘Little Ms. Crate’ Monthly Subscription Box For Girls Introduces Them To STEM Careers

Normally when we think of monthly box subscriptions, images of beauty products or health products come to mind. But we have just found a new type of box subscription which […]

December 30, 2015 ×
Epidemia – The Clothing Brand Merging Fashion, Science & Social Good In A Cool Way

Epidemia – The Clothing Brand Merging Fashion, Science & Social Good In A Cool Way

Aside from wearable technology, it’s hard to find a clothing and accessories brand that actually inspires innovation in, say, the STEM industries. That is, until now! Epidemia is a new […]

May 26, 2015 ×
How Microsoft Is Encouraging Girls To Fill The Female Science Gap

How Microsoft Is Encouraging Girls To Fill The Female Science Gap

According to a Microsoft, 7 out of 10 girls are interested in science, but only 2 out of 10 will actually pursue it as a career. What happens to the […]

April 3, 2015 ×
School Girl Exposes A Sexist Problem In A Shoe Brand, Starts An Online STEM Revolution

School Girl Exposes A Sexist Problem In A Shoe Brand, Starts An Online STEM Revolution

Behold, you don’t need to be a famous lawyer (Gandhi, Nelson Mandela), in the medical profession (Mother Theresa) or even a political hero (Benazir Bhutto) to lead a revolution or […]

April 3, 2015 ×
10 Incredible Female Leaders That History Books Forgot, But We Refuse To!

10 Incredible Female Leaders That History Books Forgot, But We Refuse To!

Why do we only get to celebrate the history of women during one month of the year, you guys? The truth is we don’t. and lucky for you, sites like […]

March 15, 2015 ×