ByJane C. Hu

Jane C. Hu is a freelance writer based in Seattle. Her work has appeared in Slate, Pacific Standard, and Nautilus. Besides science, she loves mountains, bourbon, blood oranges, and updog.

  1. As The Toast searches for its one true Gal Scientist, we will be running a ton of wonderful one-off pieces by female scientists of all shapes and sizes and fields and education levels, which we are sure you will enjoy. They’ll live here, so you can always find them. 

    Ladies, we are the weaker sex. At least that’s the message we’re getting from corporate America: we have tiny lady hands requiring