Today for #BlackInAstro week, we summarize a sociological study on Black students’ science aspirations & how to improve the “thinkability” of science careers.
To start off a full week of #BlackInAstro posts, we interview Ashley Walker—the person who came up with the #BlackInAstro hashtag!
Black astronomers and physicists are drastically underrepresented in these fields. Here we break down the numbers, and look at research on the discrimination faced by Black students in STEM.
We at Astrobites believe that BlackLivesMatter. Come learn with us about ways to make astronomy more anti-racist!
We report on Day 2 of the virtual summer AAS meeting.
We report on Day 3 of the virtual summer AAS meeting.