Hey girls, you can star in a video about science!
The European Union is trying to attract women into technology fields, but its “Science–It’s a Girl Thing” campaign is catching flak after this video was posted on YouTube. It was pulled after just a day due to (withering, I hope) criticism. The video is going viral, and as for a cure, its makers haven’t a clue.
Also, check out my previous post on gender stereotypes in math and science.