This blog is about getting photos & stories of women & other under-represented scientists in the public domain and Wikipedia.
This project began in February 2017 – you can read about it in Black History Month: The Complicated Power of More Women Scientists’ Faces and the follow-up post, How-To Guide: Help Find Missing Scientists’ Faces.
The project has been covered in:
We hope these scientists inspire you – and encourage you to pitch into the quest to get more faces and stores of stories from under-represented groups into Wikipedia. If you’re a Wikipedian, check out:
You can contact MissingSciFaces via comments at this blog. Comments will be moderated: apologies for delays in your comment appearing.
Emails to MissingSciFaces@gmail.com (again, your patience is appreciated for delays).
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