I am a sceptic of relativity theory and am trying to become a believer. As far as I know (about this theory), time slows down when some one travels at the speed of light. What about blind people ? Will this effect happen for them as well ?.. I am curious because blind people have nothing to do with light.
By Kevin Pitts
July 18, 2012
This op ed piece from USA Today argues that we don’t need to improve diversity in math and science. The author attempts to argue that we shouldn’t be worried because there are more women than men in college, and if you look at science in general, overall diversity is good because more than half of biology majors are female.
p.s. The USA Today piece also argues against the Obama Administration's plan to use Title IX to improve diversity in science. While I tend to favor any effort to level the playing field, I'm not really arguing for or against that point here. I'm arguing against the position that we don't have a diversity problem in STEM fields
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