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Why Female Scientists Are a Rarity

(6) Comments | Posted November 14, 2012 | 5:29 PM

Growing up, we loved science class. We brewed steaming potions by mixing chemicals; created ice cream by shaking salt, ice and sugar; and crafted volcanoes made out of clay.

Somewhere along the line, however, our interest in pursuing the sciences disappeared.

We're not the only ones. According to...

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What Has Reality TV Done to Young Women?

(1) Comments | Posted September 26, 2012 | 2:00 PM

Over the past decade, reality TV has seen a dramatic rise in popularity and with that, a colorful range of cultural topics have since emerged -- from documenting the lives of housewives to teen moms. According to a recent study by the Girl Scouts Institute, 47% of girls...

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The Extra-ordinary Lives of Ordinary Women

(0) Comments | Posted September 21, 2012 | 3:03 PM

We grew up encouraged to "be the change you wish to see in the world." If you're going to be a politician, be like Hillary. If you're going to be a musician, be like Beyoncé. If you're going to be a financier, be like Warren Buffet. How many times have...

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