Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine

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.

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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For One Group of Women, the Gender Wage Gap Keeps Getting Worse

When women graduate from college and begin their careers, they are already finding their paychecks are less than their male counterparts - and recent data shows the situation is getting worse, not better.»  Link to the original article