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The STEM Doctorate Gender Gap

In 2017, women earned less than a third of the doctorates in the physical sciences, and less than a quarter of all doctorates in mathematics, computer science, and engineering.

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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Women Are Creating A New Culture For Astronomy

Earlier generations of women astronomers--who were few in number--worked against the restrictions of the biased and hierarchical culture. Today, thanks to their increased number, women are going outside the established rules to reshape the field's culture.»  Link to the original article