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Kudos for female Antarctic researchers

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posted on 07.02.2021, 07:39 by Jan Strugnell, Thomas Shafee, Nerida Wilson, Rachel Downey, Craig Stevens, Justine Shaw, Jenny Baeseman
Women scientists were prohibited from working in Antarctica until Soviet geologist Maria Klenova began her research there in 1956. Despite their contributions since, women comprise only 11% of medal winners from the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research. Our aim is to raise the profile of influential female researchers to inspire the roughly 60% of early-career polar scientists who are women.

Authorship list of letter in Supplementary Material
https://www.nature.com/articles/536148b#Sec2

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Publication Date

10/08/2016

Journal

Nature

Volume

536

Pagination

148

Publisher

Springer Nature

ISSN

1476-4687

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