Galapagos http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Two Young Women Scientists From UMSL Forge Their Futures In The Galapagos http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/two-young-women-scientists-umsl-forge-their-futures-galapagos <p>Charles Darwin revolutionized science. His theory of evolution was based on careful observations of birds and other wildlife in places like the Galapagos Islands.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One thing that has been really slow to evolve is the gender mix in science. Men still dominate many scientific fields, just like they did in Darwin’s day, more than 150 years ago.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But gradually, more women are breaking in.</span></p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 28691 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Two Young Women Scientists From UMSL Forge Their Futures In The Galapagos