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Robin Kemp lost her news job in Clayton County, Ga. — but she kept reporting the news. It paid off on election week. Two Scientists Win Nobel Prize in Chemistry for Crispr Gene Editing. “Other technologies sometimes take a couple of decades before they come into regular practice,” Dr.
Collins said. Crispr’s rapid rise to near ubiquity, he added, “is remarkable.” Jinelle Wint, assistant dean for academic affairs at Stowers Institute for Medical Research in Kansas City, Mo., described this year’s prize as a “historic win,” both because of its recognition of a revolutionary advancement in biomedical science, as well as its championing of women scientists. Aspiring female scientists, Dr. Facebook. Black Hole Hunter: Andrea Ghez. Meet the woman who gave the world antiviral drugs. This All-Female Unit Of Rangers Protecting Wildlife From Poachers In Zimbabwe Is Epic. Poaching is slowly becoming a thing of the past in parts of Zimbabwe!
A highly-effective all-female anti-poaching ranger unit called the Akashinga is protecting wildlife and revolutionizing the fight against illegal trophy hunting. Overlooked No More: Eunice Foote, Climate Scientist Lost to History. Overlooked is a series of obituaries about remarkable people whose deaths, beginning in 1851, went unreported in The Times.
In the 1850s, Eunice Foote, an amateur scientist and activist for women’s rights, made a remarkable discovery about greenhouse gases that could have helped form the foundation of modern climate science. But the scientific paper she published that might have added her name to the pantheon of early climate scientists was quickly forgotten, and she faded into obscurity.
There isn’t even a known photograph of her today. The idea that greenhouse gases warm the planet is anything but new, and anything but unsettled. Foote’s ingenious and elegant experiment involved two glass cylinders filled with various substances, including moist air and carbon dioxide. In her 1856 paper about the experiment, “Circumstances Affecting the Heat of the Sun’s Rays,” she wrote that a cylinder with moist air became warmer than one with dry air. Overlooked No More: Kate Worley, a Pioneer Writer of Erotic Comics. Rep. Ilhan Omar. Rep.
Ilhan Omar pushed back Tuesday night on Republican attacks after her remarks calling for the "dismantling" of U.S. systems of racism and oppression were characterized as un-American and dangerous by Fox News host Tucker Carlson, Republican House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, and other right-wing extremists. 2nd Grade Students Cover Their Teacher’s Dress In Drawings, And Her Story Takes Over The Internet. Sometimes arming a bunch of 8-year-olds with paint and markers doesn’t have to result in a disaster.
In fact, it can turn into a beautiful work of art! Where women rule: the last matriarchy in Europe – in pictures. This Ad Was Rejected By The Oscars For Being “Too Graphic”, But It Shows The Reality Of A New Mom. As Hollywood’s A-list celebrities were walking down the red carpet at this year’s Academy Awards, a new Frida Mom postpartum ad was causing controversy for not being accepted to the party.
ABC refused to show the commercial during their three-hour broadcast of the Oscars, saying it was “too graphic”. The clip shows a new mom during the first days after giving birth, facing the effects it has had on her body. There’s the postpartum belly, the mesh underwear she received at the hospital, her problematic journey to the bathroom, and the pad she must wear as her body continues to bleed. ABC explained their reasoning by citing the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences guidelines: “Advertisement of the following is not permitted: Political candidates/positions, religious or faith-based message/position, guns, gun shows, ammunition, feminine hygiene products, adult diapers, condoms or hemorrhoid remedies.”
Parents, however, didn’t buy it. Shakira & J. Lo's FULL Pepsi Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show. Lorenza Mazzetti obituary. The Italian film-maker and author Lorenza Mazzetti, who has died aged 91, declared herself to be a genius on her first day at the Slade School of Fine Art in London, and she made good on her promise.
She unleashed a capacity to tell stories in film and literature that evoked a childhood trauma in Italy that she found too painful to discuss in person. Living in Britain after the second world war, she became a founding member of the British Free Cinema movement alongside Lindsay Anderson, Karel Reisz and Tony Richardson. Why was pioneering director Alice Guy-Blaché erased from history? Call yourself a cinephile and you’ve never heard of Alice Guy-Blaché?
Don’t worry, most film-makers haven’t heard of her either. But we all should have done. In fact, there should be statues of her and cinemas named after her. At the very least, Guy-Blaché’s name belongs in chapter one of cinema history, because she was the first female film director; indeed, for a good decade she was the only female film director. When 72-Year-Old Sherry Lansing is on a Magazine Cover: Photo Freakouts and a Hollywood Ageism Epiphany. I've lived for exactly seven years now in Los Angeles, a town whose many well-heeled denizens consistently, comically panic over two things: aging and rainy days.
The latter we can't stop. But the former? Finland anoints Sanna Marin, 34, as world's youngest-serving prime minister. Finland’s transport minister, Sanna Marin, has been selected to lead the Social Democratic party, making her the country’s youngest prime minister ever. The 34-year-old Marin, whose party is the largest in a five-member governing coalition, will be the world’s youngest serving prime minister when she takes office in the coming days.
She is also Finland’s third female government leader. Having emerged as Finland’s largest party in the April election, the Social Democrats can appoint one of their own to the post of prime minister in the Nordic nation of 5.5m people. Elizabeth Cady Stanton house. Microchimerism: how pregnancy changes the mother’s very DNA. When Lee Nelson first began researching autoimmune disorders in the 1980s, the prevailing assumption was that conditions such as arthritis and lupus tend to show up more commonly in women because they are linked to female sex hormones. Women & the World. Talented Mom Crochets Amazing Full Body Halloween Costumes For Her Kids. Every year for Halloween, talented Ohio mom Stephanie Pokorny of Crochetverse does something special for her family. And by “something special” she means crocheting unbelievably awesome halloween costumes that require great skill and dedication.
For example this scary character from the classic science fiction film Predator for her six year old son, who had just seen the film and had become obsessed with the creature: Or this amazing bright green Ghostbusters Slimer costume that glows in the dark for her youngest child. The Office: An In-Depth Analysis of Workplace User Behavior. Women Poop. Sometimes At Work. Get Over It. Which is not to say that anxious poopers or audible flatulators of all genders don’t exist: Indeed, a male friend of ours, a U.S. Marine, recently explained that he often changes out of his military uniform and into another while on base in order to enter an entirely different facility to use the restroom. (He was one of three individuals who responded to a survey we sent out to 100 people, mostly women, about fecal habits at work. Even with the cloak of anonymity, apparently nobody wanted to talk about it.) But while boys and men are more likely to develop “paruresis,” the D.S.M.
The Third Self: Mary Oliver on Time, Concentration, the Artist's Task, and the Central Commitment of the Creative Life. This Account Showcases Real Women That Don’t Follow Society’s Expectations (30 Pics) Pamela Adlon: ‘Better Things is about hope and love amid the darkness’ Disney Heir Abigail Disney Calls For Tax On The Wealthy : NPR. An Excerpt From E. Jean Carroll’s ‘What Do We Need Men For?’ 2019 World Cup: Trump demeans himself by raging at Megan Rapinoe. Gender. Chapter 2. Work. The Female Archaeologists of the Scottish Orkneys Were Hiding in Plain Sight.
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