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May 17

NO MORE QUESTIONS

fieldnotestheme:

If I didn’t get to yours, go exactly to 1:04 in this video.

May 17

Science is Awesome: On being a woman and a non-physicist at CERN →

lindahenneberg:

A short disclaimer: This post is about my experiences as a woman and as a non-physicist while at CERN. I feel that these are two separate issues, but I am having difficulty addressing them separately, since my experiences as a woman are so closely related to my experiences as a non-physicist in…

May 17

Why Aren't There More Female Scientists, Engineers? →

newshour:

“Frequently, you see women relegated to very traditional roles - I’ll build the robot, and you can be secretary for the group. Unless you’re very assertive, men can take over the group.” Angela Bielefeldt, professor of civil and environmental engineering at the University of Colorado Bounder

Join us for a live chat tomorrow at noon as we make sense of some of these numbers

+ In 2008, 41% college freshmen males planned to major in science and engineering vs. 30% for women. 
+ Only 19% of software developers are women.
+ Only 5.5 percent of commercial patent-holders were women.

Curious to know your thoughts on this, Tumblr. Especially those of you in school. How’s the gender ratio in your majors? How, if at all, does the gap affect you?

May 17

Into The Forrst: On the Forrst invite system. →

forrst:

I’m pleased to announce that we’ve just launched a substantial update to Forrst’s invite system.

We’ve employed an invite-only model since the early days of the site with a nice degree of success; it’s helped keep the community highly-focused, and ensured that only developers and designers are…

May 17

I'm Remembering!: Molly Ringwald on Her Favorite Movie, '80s Wormholes and more →

imremembering:

1) You have been in so many classics. Which is your favorite? Which was the most fun to be in?

Breakfast Club was my favorite. Sixteen Candles was the most fun

2) Do you still keep in touch with any of your co-stars from the Breakfast Club, Sixteen Candles, Pretty in Pink, etc? If so, who?

I…

May 17
life:

Who looked great this week? Lea Michele.
Lea Michele looked stunning at the premier of New Years eve — Here she is pictured with  Glee costars Chris Colfer and Kevin McHale who came to the after-party.
(see more — Who Looked Great This Week: 12.8.11)

life:

Who looked great this week? Lea Michele.

Lea Michele looked stunning at the premier of New Years eve — Here she is pictured with  Glee costars Chris Colfer and Kevin McHale who came to the after-party.

(see more Who Looked Great This Week: 12.8.11)

May 17
spacequest:

“The Tokyo of 2061” by Tenan Ito,
“Tanoshii Yonensei” (Happy 4th Year Student), 1961

spacequest:

“The Tokyo of 2061” by Tenan Ito,

“Tanoshii Yonensei” (Happy 4th Year Student), 1961

May 17

MURK AVENUE: I FOUND ICE CUBES 'GOOD DAY' →

strle:

murkavenue:

CLUE 1:
“went to short dogs house,
they was watching Yo MTV
RAPS”
Yo MTV RAPS first aired:
Aug 6th 1988
CLUE 2:
Ice Cubes single “today was a good day” released on:
Feb 23 1993
CLUE 3:
”The Lakers beat the Super
Sonics”
Dates between Yo MTV Raps air date AUGUST 6 1988 and the release…

I will celebrate this date forever moving forward.