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Welcome to the blog extension of the scigrrrl zine series! This blog (and the zine) includes everything under the umbrella of feminist science studies (aka where my love for both feminism and science intersects). Feedback, constructive criticism, and questions are greatly appreciated!

The Internal Guardian Dispute on Male and Female Brains

Ian Sample, a science correspondent for The Guardian came out with an article (Link below) titled “

Male and female brains wired differently, scans reveal.” In the article he mentions how this data secures previous conclusion that many made long ago, who mind you, were trying to get this data to provide reasoning why male brains are better than that of female brains.

http://www.theguardian.com/science/2013/dec/02/men-women-brains-wired-differently

Suzanne Moore, also of The Guardian, wrote the following article as a response:

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/dec/04/richard-dawkins-stereotypes-male-female-brain