Day: February 27, 2014

Cardiff Women In Science: a tipping point

Posted on 27 February 2014 by Jeff Clark

It may seem unbelievable now, but certainly until the end of the 19th Century, the female brain was considered inferior to that of the male. In spite of all evidence to the contrary, it was thought that women couldn’t handle science. When, in 1890 Phillippa Fawcett achieved the top score in the Cambridge University Mathematical
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