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The Buzz: Queens Pwn in Chess

While attempts to explain the disproportionate number of women in math and science have resulted in the conclusion that women are innately inferior to men in these areas, the methodology has often—if not always—been flawed. By analyzing chess players to explain the lack of female grandmasters, one study found the lack is mostly attributable to nonparticipation, not skill. “Increase female representation in this game and you would probably see many more prodigies rising to the fore,” wrote ScienceBlogger Ed Yong from Not Exactly Rocket Science.

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  1. #1 sava? oyunlar?
    December 27, 2008

    thanks from istanbul
    sava? oyunlar?
    sava? oyunu

  2. #2 djlactin
    December 30, 2008

    Polgar!

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