A yachtswoman who has sailed the world’s oceans in a quest to protect the environment will be hoping to inspire young women to pursue a scientific career when she speaks in Perth.
It could be more than a century before the disparity between the numbers of boys and girls taking A-level physics is eliminated, a conference will hear this week.
Rail Minister Claire Perry went deep under ground to meet a new generation of women construction engineers working on London’s massive Crossrail project.
To celebrate Ada Lovelace Day today (October 13th), The Genome Analysis Centre (TGAC) is running a campaign to raise awareness of the integral role women have played in scientific discovery.
For every nine boys in international mathematics competitions, there is just one girl. But critics say a female-only olympiad risks making the division worse
A letter penned by mechanical engineering student Jared Mauldin has gone viral thanks to its impassioned description of the differences between men and women in the field
Google UK's managing director Eileen Naughton has said the Volkswagen emissions scandal could have been avoided had the company employed more female engineers
Helen Wollaston, from the WISE campaign, told Sky News: "It is getting better and moving in the right direction, but not really fast enough, which is why we are working to get the message out more widely."