Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine

Etymology of the word "Girl":
The English word “girl” was initially used to describe a young person of either sex. It was not until the beginning of the sixteenth century that the term was used specifically to describe a female child.

Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards

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Six Prominent Women Scientists Making a Difference in the AIDS Fight

Meet six prominent women scientists from the United States, Australia, and Africa who have been at the forefront in battling the AIDS pandemic.»  Link to the original article