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

Only One Woman has Received Medal of Honor:
Dr. Mary Edwards Walker—the U.S. Army’s first female surgeon—also holds the distinction of being the only woman to receive the country’s highest military award, the Congressional Medal of Honor, for her service during the Civil War. Since then, more than 3,500 men have been awarded the honor.

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Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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The Crash Test Bias: How Male-Focused Testing Puts Female Drivers At Risk

Although researchers have understood since at least the early 1980s that female and male bodies perform differently in car crashes, automotive safety policy and research still primarily relies on a male-designed crash test dummy.»  Link to the original article