♀️ We want to celebrate
International Day of Women and Girls in Science this week.
► Did you know? In cutting edge fields such as artificial intelligence, only one in five professionals (22%) is a woman. (source)
How important is girls education? Give them role model, inspiration, a strong belief that they can do absolutely anything they want. Here are some ideas of books and movies on strong successful talented Women in STEM!
Les Fées Scientifiques (french)
WOMEN IN SCIENCE: 50 fearless pioneers who changed the world.
The Mathilda effect, Elle Irving (novel)
Hidden Figures (movie)
Some books and movies for grow-ups to get inspired!
Radioactive, movie by Marjane Satrapi about Marie Curie
Remarkable Creatures: a novel by Tracy Chevalier base on the life of Mary Anning – an English fossil collector, dealer, and palaeontologist of the 19th century.
Hedy Lamarr, a comic book about the incredible Hedy Lamarr
Knowledge empowers all of us. Check out these podcasts to learn more about famous Women in STEM but also on going difficulties for girls and women to attain inclusion and equality in STEM (and other fields).
Lost women of science: https://loom.ly/XNmSkVg
How to be a STEMinist: https://loom.ly/zvcxDng