Background to the holy wars and the First Crusade's conquest of Jerusalem, a holy city for Jews, Christians and Muslims.
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In most countries, gender inequality persists in scientific fields including engineering, mathematics and physics. And while initiatives to promote science education are fostering girls’ academic interests, are sexism and gender stereotypes continuing to prevent more women from pursuing careers in male-dominated science fields? We’ll discuss the challenges faced by women in science. Join the conversation at 1930GMT.
On today's episode of The Stream, we speak to:
Physicist, European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN)
Jia Min Chin
Materials research scientist
Jennifer Selvidge @jenvaljean2
Materials science and engineering student
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