“How science got women wrong” with Angela Saini

Neil Orman and Juan David Romero

What is the history of science on women? 2015 award winner Angela Saini’s new book Inferior delves into centuries of sexism and bias in the scientific research of women that contributed to the ideas we have about women’s roles in society today. Exactly what evolutionary ideas are flawed and what have the repercussions been? Saini sat with us to discuss her research and also taking on the task of judging entries for the 2016 awards.