“Stick to the science, idiots!”
If you had succumbed to the 3pm slump on day one of Inspirefest, Dr Shaun O’Boyle’s opening line surely snapped you out of the lull.
Introducing the first ever international day for LGBTQ people in STEM (LGBTSTEM Day), which is set to take place on 5 July this year, science communicator O’Boyle explained that the announcement of this initiative was met with some disdain, leading to unlikes, unfollows and such statements as: “Fuck my life, why are we bringing sexuality into science?”
He affirmed with a smile: “Sometimes, it’s your harshest critics …read more
Source:: Silicon Republic News