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28

Feb

Men prefer to date vegetarians, but women don’tA survey on a dating site shows that veggie guys aren’t as popular as veggie women.

Men prefer to date vegetarians, but women don’t
A survey on a dating site shows that veggie guys aren’t as popular as veggie women.

Unique bicycling program helps women in transition find new livesThe nonprofit Gearing Up gives women in recovery a chance to get outside, build self-esteem and bond with one another.

Unique bicycling program helps women in transition find new lives
The nonprofit Gearing Up gives women in recovery a chance to get outside, build self-esteem and bond with one another.

12

Feb

Sex isn’t just for younger womenWomen ages 40 to 65 keep on having sex, especially if they’re white, educated, and have a partner, according to a new study.

Sex isn’t just for younger women
Women ages 40 to 65 keep on having sex, especially if they’re white, educated, and have a partner, according to a new study.

11

Feb

LeanIn.org and Getty unite to create less ridiculous images of womenImages matter, so a new venture aims for diversity

LeanIn.org and Getty unite to create less ridiculous images of women
Images matter, so a new venture aims for diversity

13

Jan

Women go for men with green cars, survey findsA new survey of 2,000 women judges supercar drivers as ‘arrogant,’ and Toyota Prius or Nissan Leaf owners as ‘conscientious,’ ‘intelligent’ and ‘safe.’

Women go for men with green cars, survey finds
A new survey of 2,000 women judges supercar drivers as ‘arrogant,’ and Toyota Prius or Nissan Leaf owners as ‘conscientious,’ ‘intelligent’ and ‘safe.’

06

Jan

Why pull-ups are harder for womenEach individual is different, but on average, women have about 40 percent less upper-body mass than men, making pull-ups more difficult.

Why pull-ups are harder for women
Each individual is different, but on average, women have about 40 percent less upper-body mass than men, making pull-ups more difficult.

28

Dec

treehugger:

Pioneer women loved the great outdoors
Image credit: Alice Killaly, A Picnic to Montmorenci

treehugger:

Pioneer women loved the great outdoors

Image credit: Alice Killaly, A Picnic to Montmorenci

26

Dec

Why the flu vaccine may work better in womenGender differences in immunity may stem from differences due to inflammation, testosterone and genetics

Why the flu vaccine may work better in women
Gender differences in immunity may stem from differences due to inflammation, testosterone and genetics

03

Dec

Men and women’s brains are wired differentlyThe connections within and between hemispheres of the brain begin to diverge across gender lines as people each their teens.

Men and women’s brains are wired differently
The connections within and between hemispheres of the brain begin to diverge across gender lines as people each their teens.

02

Oct

Women go for men with green cars, survey findsA new survey of 2,000 women judges supercar drivers as ‘arrogant,’ and Toyota Prius or Nissan Leaf owners as ‘conscientious,’ ‘intelligent’ and ‘safe.’

Women go for men with green cars, survey finds
A new survey of 2,000 women judges supercar drivers as ‘arrogant,’ and Toyota Prius or Nissan Leaf owners as ‘conscientious,’ ‘intelligent’ and ‘safe.’