Teen Skepchick’s Reality Checks 10.16
It’s Ada Lovelace Day! That’s her in the photo…at four years old. Future awesome lady programmer.
- There are Wikithons going on today to include more women in science on Wikipedia. (via Scientific American)
- In honor of Ada Lovelace Day, one woman’s perspective on media portrayals of scientists. (via The Guardian)
- Organizers in the UK are partnering with the Women’s Engineering Society to raise money for STEM awareness events in the UK. (via Indiegogo)
- One non-Lovelace link: The Higgs Boson can make beautiful music. (via Discovery News)
Featured image credit: from Byron and his World by Derek Parker