Flooded Coastal Communities No Safer After Being Rebuilt With FEMA Dollars
A failure to consider climate change guarantees that towns and residents stay vulnerable in post-hurricane recovery efforts.
STUDY: Women of Color Astronomers Face Most Racism, Sexism at Work in Field
Nearly 30 percent feel unsafe in the profession because of racism.
STUDY: 3 Ways Climate Change Will Have Unequal Economic Impacts Across US
Poor people of color will experience the worst of it.
Science Experts Of Color Discuss STEM's Implicit Racial Bias in Candid Reddit AMA
Black scholars answered Redditors’ questions about how structural racism impacts people of color working in the hard sciences.
Only 74 Black Women Hold PhDs in Physics. She’s Raising Money to Make it 75.
LaNell Williams is hoping to raise $3,000 to get to the Fisk-Vanderbilt program this fall
Study: AP Computer Science Test-takers Overwhelmingly Male, White
Cultural perceptions about who’s best at tech–and access to the elite public education–are primary factors.
Hip-Hop Meets Science at a High School in the Bronx
Columbia Professor Dr. Chris Emdin is piloting an innovative approach to science curriculum at Bronx Compass High School.
Watch This Adorable Video From Crazy Aunt Lindsey
And teach your kids to make butter in the process!
First Latina to Send Hello Kitty (Almost) Into Space
Lauren Rojas of Antioch, Calif., wanted to test the effects of altitute on air pressure and temperature for school.
Can a Black Girl Be the Next Steve Jobs?
A new Oakland-based non-profit thinks so. And it’s breaking down the “brogrammer” stereotype, one website at a time.