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Although women make up half of the total U.S. college-educated workforce, they are only 29% of the science and engineering workforce, according to statistics from the National Science Foundation.

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Domesticating Physics

During the first half of the 20th century, physics for women in high schools and colleges was dominated by courses that integrated the role of the housewife, introductory physics, and household technological innovations into a new field of education: household physics.»  Link to the original article