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  • Many Eyes on the Solar Storm

    A conversation with solar astronomer Piyali Chatterjee reveals that there’s a lot more to the ongoing geomagnetic storm than the mesmerising aurorae in the sky.

    May 13, 2024

  • SWATI portal: 20 questions and a bit more

    The new portal SWATI “endeavours to have data of all women scientists of the country included”. Here's what you need to know before signing up.

    March 8, 2024

  • Tremors from Within – Part III

    In this excerpt from 'Lab Hopping: Women Scientists in India', meet voices from the caste and gender margins who are working to make the Indian science ecosystem a more welcoming space for Dalit and transgender persons.

    February 20, 2024

  • Tremors from Within – Part II

    In this excerpt from 'Lab Hopping: Women Scientists in India': The story of what it means to advocate for women in science in India. This story traverses efforts towards ensuring equitable representation of women in conferences and publications.

    February 15, 2024

  • Tremors from Within – Part I

    In this excerpt from 'Lab Hopping: Women Scientists in India': The story of the (at least) two-decade-old movement for equity in Indian science. Here's how women and trans persons in science started (and continue to) shake things from within.

    February 11, 2024

  • Some thoughts on the pain gap

    A woman's experience with pain and recovery, panic and anger, guilt and love.

    June 29, 2022

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  • Universal Lessons from the Life of Joan Birman

    What do an Iranian geometer and an algebraist from New Zealand have in common apart from being Fields Medallists? Their research is linked to Joan Birman, an American mathematician who turned 97 last week.

    June 8, 2024

  • Many Eyes on the Solar Storm

    A conversation with solar astronomer Piyali Chatterjee reveals that there’s a lot more to the ongoing geomagnetic storm than the mesmerising aurorae in the sky.

    May 13, 2024

  • Tremors from Within – Part III

    In this excerpt from 'Lab Hopping: Women Scientists in India', meet voices from the caste and gender margins who are working to make the Indian science ecosystem a more welcoming space for Dalit and transgender persons.

    February 20, 2024

  • Tremors from Within – Part II

    In this excerpt from 'Lab Hopping: Women Scientists in India': The story of what it means to advocate for women in science in India. This story traverses efforts towards ensuring equitable representation of women in conferences and publications.

    February 15, 2024

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TLoS team member Sayantan Datta is delivering a talk at TISS-Mumbai titled "Interrogating Brahminical Cis-Heteropatriarchy in Indian Science Through Feminist Science Journalism" on 01 February 2022, 4:30 PM.
Attend here 
The IUBS Working Group on Gender Equality is organising a webinar series on the "Gender Gap and the Biological Sciences".
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Check out Notes on the Academy's powerful piece on students' deaths by suicide over the last year and the institutional response to these unfortunate deaths
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