sport
Isolated Group of Scotsmen Realise War on Women Ended Years Ago

A small group of men who never got the message that women are OK now has finally given up the fight to keep them away, with Muirfield golf club voting to let women enter the premises as full members. Read More >>

science
These Black Female Mathematicians Should Be Stars in the Blockbusters of Tomorrow

The hallways of maths and science history are overflowing with the achievements of white men, from Sir Isaac Newton to Steve Jobs; their faces are printed into school textbooks everywhere, and their achievements have been indelibly drilled into our minds, with countless awards and institutions named after them. To be brilliant is a gift, but who gets to be remembered as such involves privilege. Read More >>

apps
Nearby Pregnant Woman Alert! Nearby Pregnant Woman Alert!

Someone's had an idea for an app again. This one's really quite specific and bizarre, and uses Bluetooth proximity alerts to tell commuters when there's a pregnant woman in the vicinity so you might want to look up from your phone and offer her a seat so you don't look like a bit of a Trump. Read More >>

health
The WHO Was Wrong to Say Zika Is No Longer an Emergency

Late last week, the World Health Organization declared that the Zika virus, along with its related neurological complications, no longer constitutes an international emergency. The announcement is a troubling development that could threaten important research, while also undermining those who are most affected, namely women, children, and the poor. Read More >>

research
American Women Sure Do Love Grooming Down There

Trimming the bushes. Vacuuming the carpet. Coiffing the cat. Whatever your choice in questionable metaphor for the act of tidying up one’s pubic hair, have it on hand, because it turns out that a whole lot of American women do it. Read More >>

safety
Every Phone Sold in India Will Soon Have a Panic Button For Women’s Safety

In an attempt to promote women’s safety, every single mobile phone sold in India from 2017 onward must include a panic button, the country’s Ministry of Communications and Technology announced on Monday. Read More >>

robotics
Man Makes Robotic Scarlett Johansson/Emma Watson Hybrid Definitely Not For Sexual Reasons

If you're going to blow $50,000​ (£35,000) on making a robot friend for yourself, you might as well make one with a face you like looking at and breathing heavily into. Hence Hong Kong designer Ricky Ma​'s creation pictured here, which is the result of him imagining a world in which Scarlett Johansson and Emma Watson somehow managed to reproduce and have a daughter. And now it's 18 years later and here she is, all grown up. Read More >>

porn
Here’s What Female UK Wankers Search For on Pornhub

The sex-crazed genitalia-people over at Pornhub Towers have collected a fresh batch of warm, sticky insights for us to lap up, and they’re all about women’s porn-browsing habits. As you’ll know if you’ve read our complete guide to porn, 24% of Pornhub’s viewers are women, with that figure falling to 22% in the UK, and each of our home countries appears to have a distinct pornographic preference. Read More >>

google
Who on Earth is Caroline Herschel?

The male hierarchy of Google has thought of a woman who did something good in science again, using today's search results page-topping Doodle to illustrate the life and work of Caroline Herschel. The surname's a clue. There are some big lumps of rock in space named after her. Read More >>

headphones
Female Music Fans Want Headphones that Don’t Mess Up Their Hair, Says Monster CEO

Women, according to Monster CEO Noel Lee, are more bothered about headphones that don't mess up their hair than tiresome old things like audio quality. That's a summary of several quotes attributed to the man at the launch of a new range of headphones -- designed for women. Read More >>

apple
Why Apple’s Health Tool for Women is a Big Deal for Diversity in Tech

There were hints right away that Monday's WWDC keynote would be different. Tim Cook opened with an anecdote about an Apple-sponsored scholarship competition to engage students in technology careers, specifically mentioning that the winner was a 12-year-old girl from New York. Read More >>

apple
Here are the Only Six Women Apple Has Ever Put on Stage

Diversity in tech is a widespread problem, and Apple is actually going to address it today. In an interview with Mashable, Tim Cook admitted that Apple needs more diversity — and hinted that today’s keynote at WWDC will feature at least one woman. Which would make this the seventh woman ever to be on the Apple stage. Read More >>

gaming
EA Adds Women’s Teams to FIFA 16

In news that some might argue should have happened years ago, Electronic Arts has announced that it's adding women's international football teams to FIFA 16. Read More >>

internet
Look at All These Tech Panels That Are All-Male

Silicon Valley has a women problem. Even worse, perhaps, is what happens when these mostly-male tech companies are invited to talk about their success with other mostly-male tech companies at public events. Read More >>