Theories put forth by evolutionary theory are a testament to what happens when the field of science is restricted to upper-class white men.
A fact within this domain is that women are few in the higher echelons of science & most women have testified to the sexism in the scientific community.
The biggest conflict of being an Indian woman as well as a science student is that we live in a world where we celebrate National Science day with the theme "women in science" to commemorate a person who denied admission to women students.
Within the classroom, casual sexism is a daily phenomenon from faculty members and peers alike.
Across 23 IITs, including new and old, only 9 per cent of the current faculty are SCs, STs or OBCs together. Of the 23 IITs, 15 — including the IITs at Mumbai, Kanpur and Kharagpur — have no ST faculty at all
BMI overlooks a plethora of important signifiers of good health, and is racist and sexist in its categorisations.
Psychology, a scientific study of the human brain, has witnessed misogynistic studies through its history, bordering on the absurd.
Artificial Intelligence discriminates due to implicit biases in coding and it grows by studying the patterns on the internet.
Even though the video game industry has seen a revolution in the past few years in terms of its growth and revenue, women still form roughly 22- 25% of the workforce in the gaming industry, and only 5 percent (approximately) of these are employed in programming roles.
Male-factor infertility accounts for half of fertility issues. Why is our society obsessed with locating infertility in women's bodies?