Athena Swan Debate
Posted by Megan in Genetics on November 20, 2015
I’ve written before about how I’ve been lucky enough to have never felt held back by my gender at work, however the more I read, learn and understand about the leaky pipeline and the challenges women face in the higher ranks of science the more I know this may not always be the case. As […]
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Should we give up on the selfish gene?
Posted by Megan in Genetics on March 28, 2014
So this one is going to be a science opinion post not a life at Leicester post because at the weekend I read this article: http://aeon.co/magazine/nature-and-cosmos/why-its-time-to-lay-the-selfish-gene-to-rest/ Thank you kindly to Josh and Chuck at HowStuffWorks.com for their weekly “The Best Stuff We’ve Read This Week” which appeared on my twitter at the weekend. For any budding […]
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