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Death of an IT girl genius

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The tragic death of Arfa Randhawa, 16 and a computer genius, casts a spotlight on an industry with huge potential for young Pakistanis, reports the BBC's Nosheen Abbas.
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Girls Just Want to Go to School

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Sometimes you see your own country more sharply from a distance. That’s how I felt as I dropped in on a shack in this remote area of the Mekong Delta in Vietnam.

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Lego Is for Girls

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Focusing on boys saved the toymaker in 2005. Now the company is launching Lego Friends for “the other 50 percent of the world’s children.” Will girls buy in?
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Pink Brain, Blue Brain: What's Nature? What's Nurture?

Nine-month-old Caroline is in love. She has just spotted her first baby doll, and the connection is instantaneous and obvious...

 

“I think girls are definitely programmed to like pink,” Rorem says. “We did not create that...

 

Boys and girls are different at birth – but those differences are much smaller than you may think. It’s how babies are treated that sets them on the path toward more gender-typical behavior, magnifying those small differences until we become the monster-truck/chick-flick stereotypes of adulthood.

 

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