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Numbers Are Male, Said Pythagoras, and the Idea Persists - New York Times

Numbers Are Male, Said Pythagoras, and the Idea Persists - New York Times | Female mathematicians | Scoop.it
Female physicists, astronomers and mathematicians are up against more than 2,000 years of convention that has long portrayed these fields as inherently male.

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Margarita Parra's curator insight, December 19, 2012 5:49 PM

A little late, but is a very good text, I think. 

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New Study Concludes Math Gender Gap Is Cultural, Not Biological

New Study Concludes Math Gender Gap Is Cultural, Not Biological | Female mathematicians | Scoop.it

A new study was published today in Notices of the American Mathematical Society, looking at data from 86 countries, to test the 'greater male variability hypothesis' as the primary reason for the scarcity of outstanding women mathematicians.

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The Most Important Woman in the History of Mathematics

Despite her brilliance, few have ever heard of Emmy Noether. Strange, since she gave us a deep and powerful theorem that physicists and mathematicians use ev...
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Ancient Greek Women Mathematicians and Philosophers - Древние гречанки Математики и философы

Древние гречанки Математики и философы - Antiken griechischen Mathematiker und Philosophen Frauen - Ancient Greek femmes mathématiciens et les philosophes - ...
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Top 10 Women in Mathematics History

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Women can do math -- as attested to by these top women mathematicians born before the 20th century's start. Find their life stories and their achievements here.

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Laurence Cuffe's curator insight, March 28, 2014 6:53 AM

This is worth reading, even if just to provide role models for your students.

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Mathematics as a field of science or philosophy was largely closed to women before the twentieth century. However, from ancient times through the nineteenth century and into the early twentieth century, a few women have achieved notably in mathematics. Here are ten women of note in early math -- their life stories and their achievements documented on this site.  
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Women in Mathematics Movie - part 1/3

This video was recorded during the 14th General Meeting of EWM, hosted by the Department of Mathematics and Informatics, Faculty of Sciences, University of N...
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History of Mathematics : Famous Women Mathematicians

Famous women mathematicians include Madame Curie and Katherine Okikiolu from Nigeria. Discover famous female mathematicians with tips from a mathematics inst...
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Andrea Meyer (Mathematician) - STEM4Girls | Women@NASA

Andrea Meyer's life was changed irrevocably when, on one cold Nebraska morning while practicing emergency landing procedures with her flight instructor, her ...
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