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Women in science — passion and prejudice

April 3, 2008

Here’s an inspirational, yet familiar, perspective on Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard’s life in science, leading up to a Nobel Prize in biology. I love the idea of mini-grants for extra childcare or household chores when grant crunch season is upon us!

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  1. April 3, 2008 10:02 am

    What an interesting idea! This reminds me of a program that NSF has as well, but I can’t put my finger on it right now … anyone else know of innovative ways to help women or families balance times of high-pressure work and family care?

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