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A Chat With Sujatha Srinivasan, The Brain Behind ARISE, An All-Indian, Low Cost ‘Standing Wheelchair’

ARISE, a 'standing wheelchair', was recently launched by IIT Madras. Here is the brain behind this, the unassuming Prof Sujatha Srinivasan, talking with her junior alumnus, Namrata Vora.

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Recent 1st All-Female Dual Spacewalk Significant For NASA’s Proposed 2024 Plan To Put A Woman On Moon
all women spacewalk

On 18th of October, 2019, astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir became the first two women to complete a spacewalk together, an inspiration to future generations, and also a tribute to all who have come before them.

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Why Breaking The Norm To Be A Researcher Was The Best Thing I Did For My Career #NoRegrets

A personal narrative of creating a successful career in science in the times when research in biochemistry was a big 'No' for young girls.

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ALTBalaji Series M-O-M About Mission Mangal Refuses To Box Its Female Characters Into Stereotypes
MOM series by ALTBalaji

ALTBalaji’s latest offering, a fictionalized version of the Mangalyaan project, features female characters who are real, flawed, vulnerable, and triumphant.

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Chandrayaan 2 Reminds Me Of When I Met Kalpana Chawla
Kalpana Chawla

A visit to the NASA museum meant more than just a scientific journey for this author; a personal connect with Kalpana Chawla that many Indian women feel.

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Mission Mangal Epic Fail On Feminism; Patronising About The Real Women Scientists It Claims To Portray
Mission Mangal

What could have been a powerful, inspiring story is diluted with platitudes, unnecessary subplots and a “feminism lite” attitude.

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