theladymarvel:Doctors are ‘failing to spot Asperger’s in girls’anidragon:magicmage:
Expert says many more girls have autism than was thought, and failure to diagnose them can lead to miserySo, basically, what this article is saying is they discovered the way that boys present with autism, went “well that covers 100% of the population surely!” and then didn’t bother figuring out how autism presents in girls.Girls slip through the diagnostic net, said
SkepticismKENYA #147notjustanumber: “An open-source social media campaign has begun commemorating those who died in the al-Shabaab terror assault, tweet by tweet” GHANA Girls in a slum in the Ghanaian capital ...(Read more...)
thejunglenook:birdandmoon:Here are a few of my favorite historical women naturalists.Niles wrote a book called Bog-trotting for Orchids, so I gave her some lady’s slippers. Traill is from Canada, so she’s looking at Canada wild ginger. Furbish is standing in front of the Furbish’s lousewort, a rare plant that bears her name.Original on my site | PatreonHeroes.
Rachel, check it out! I can’t wait to get out for some summer hiking and join these women in
Yesterday I gave a short presentation in front of the presidents and leaders of 12 of the top natural history museums in the world, including such reputable institutions as the Smithsonian NMNH, the NHM in London, Museum fur Naturkunde in Berlin, the Royal Ontario Museum. Et cetera. The Field is hosting these leaders in an effort to strengthen our global partnerships, to facilitate dialogue around the problems we face, and to help us create a shared vision for the future. It was