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she blinded me with science

she blinded me with science

Shut Down Everything: Somebody Filmed Their Daughter Reacting to Cosmos

Two-and-a-half year old Delilah loves Cosmos, and she’s pretty darn good at planets too. Don’t worry, Delilah, in reality, the objects in the asteroid belt are really quite far apart, Neil’s gonna get out of there just fine. All the better for next week’s episode.

Previously in Cosmos

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Facebook Page “I F-ing Love Science” Is Getting A TV Series, With Craig Ferguson Producing

Here at The Mary Sue, we fucking love science. We love smart ladies doing cool things, too. Therefore, we take it as rather exciting news that the enormously popular I Fucking Love Science Facebook page is evolving into a brand spanking new TV show. The series has been greenlit by the Science Channel, and CBS’ Late Late Show host Craig Ferguson will be taking the helm as executive producer. Elise Andrew, the one-woman team behind the Facebook page, is coming aboard as consulting producer.

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The Brain Scoop Answers Your Pertinent Questions

Weird names, dead dogs, and what you wish you could tell your high school self. Our answers to all those questions are basically the same as well.

So don’t send us a dead dog.

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For Valentines Day, The Brain Scoop Gives Us Ant Sex

*sigh* How romantic.

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Aimee Mann Sings a Break Up Song About Science and the Common Cold

In this week when it seemed like every person in New York City came down with the same bout of undefinable chest congestion, it seems fit to cap it off with Aimee Mann dressed as the common cold while singing about the scientist who eradicated her.

Previously in Music

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Kari Byron, On the Importance of Representation in Science

Kari Byron spoke to Mother Jones recently on what it’s like being the Chick on Mythbusters, what her inner twelve year old would think about what she’s doing now, and how babies and science are totally compatible. You just might have to ask your doctor a lot of unexpected questions.

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Female Scientists Receive Less Funding Than Their Male Counterparts. You Don’t Say?

Today in Women in STEM Fields: The Struggle, The Life, a study conducted by University College London’s Infectious Disease Research Network has found that U.K. female scientists working on infectious diseases are far less likely to receive grants than their male counterparts. And when they do receive funding, they get significantly less of it than their science bros.

I would like to be able to say that I am shocked by this news.

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The Brain Scoop Asks: Where My YouTube Science Ladies At?

The Brain Scoop’s Emily Graslie delivers a thoughtful address on YouTubing about science as a woman. Got a favorite lady videoblogger who talks about science? Let us know in the comments!

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There’s An All-Female Team of Spelunking Scientists Making Amazing Discoveries Right This Very Moment

A veritable treasure trove of prehistoric bones is discovered. A small team is needed to retrieve what could be evidence of a new human ancestor. The chosen few have to be scientists and experienced cavers. Of the 57 applicants, six were selected for this highly dangerous mission. And they all just so happen to be women.

Female Scientist Avengers: Assemble!

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Jane and Darcy Do Mad Science In Foster’s Laboratory

Leigh Lahav, who drew this Thor/Dexter’s Laboratory poster, is also behind those cute animated videos about fangirlism that we’ve posted a bunch of. Seeing as she has experience making shorts, I wonder if we pray to the Norse gods enough an animated version of this might make its way into existence. Even if it doesn’t, this is amazing all by itself. Check out Loki as Dexter/Jane’s nemesis Mandark under the jump.

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