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AASWomen Newsletter for October 20, 2017

20 Oct 2017, 19:00 UTC
AASWomen Newsletter for October 20, 2017
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AAS Committee on the Status of WomenIssue of October 20, 2017eds: Nicolle Zellner, Heather Flewelling, Christina Thomas, and Maria PattersonThis week's issues:1. 'Women of NASA' Lego Set to Launch for Sale Nov. 12. Women in science ask fewer questions than men, according to new research3. Championing the Success of Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths, and Medicine4. The stories behind a CV5. Male scientists share more — but only with other men 6. Star Stuff: How to Hold a Dead Star in Your Hand7. Job Opportunities 8. How to Submit to the AASWomen Newsletter9. How to Subscribe or Unsubscribe to the AASWomen Newsletter10. Access to Past Issues of the AASWomen Newsletter-------------------------------------------------------------------------------1. 'Women of NASA' Lego Set to Launch for Sale Nov. 1 From: Nicolle Zellner [nzellner_at_albion.edu]“NASA astronauts Sally Ride and Mae Jemison, astronomer Nancy Grace Roman and computer scientist Margaret Hamilton are celebrated for their contributions to space exploration and astronomy in the new Lego Ideas set, ‘Women of NASA.’” Need I say more?Read about the women and the Lego collection athttps://www.space.com/38500-women-of-nasa-lego-set-launching-nov-1.html or athttp://www.collectspace.com/news/news-101817a-lego-women-of-nasa.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------------2. Women in science ask fewer questions than men, according to new research From: Nicolle Zellner [nzellner_at_albion.edu]“In new research published in PLOS ONE, the scientists studied ...

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