3M launches its second edition of 25 Women in Science Latin America. This initiative seeks to motivate and inspire more girls and women to work in scientific fields.
According to data from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), currently only 28% of the people who do scientific research in the world are women. Did you know that only 19 women have won a Nobel Prize in science since Marie Curie won it in 1903? In contrast, 570 men have won this award.