Secular women in science (was re: cool atheist.....)

From: J Corbally (
Date: Sun Apr 29 2001 - 08:30:02 MDT

>From: Amara Graps <>
>Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2001 08:57:29 +0100
>Subject: re: cool atheist scientist chick
>By the way, I do suggest in the future to find a more intelligent
>Subject line. Something like "Great Contact movie scientist character"
>would perhaps be more encouraging to any women scientists here.
>As a woman scientist/teacher/programmer/writer, who has been working
>professionally in Astronomy the last 20 years, this subject line
>makes me feel like someone dropped me into high school.
>I expect that any professional male scientists who see a subject
>line such as: "mondo atheist scientist dude" would be similarly discouraged.

Well, let's change it then.

How's this one?


"If you can't take a little bloody nose, maybe you ought to go back home and
crawl under your bed. It's not safe out here. It's wondrous, with treasures
to satiate desires both subtle and gross. But it's not for the timid."
-Q, Star Trek:TNG episode 'Q Who'

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