Daily Archives: November 23, 2011

“Womanspace,” sex stereotypes, and things that are “bad for” science

Ed Rybicki’s “tongue-in-cheek” sci-fi vignette, “Womanspace”, has provoked quite the controversy in the weeks since it was published. ¬†Various critics are calling the story sexist, anti-science, and unworthy of publication in a science journal¬†(it appeared in Nature). Some have even … Continue reading

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