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12 Well-Known Women You Didn't Know Were Refugees

All the news we hear about refugees these days may seem like it's coming from a world away, but some of the most famous women the world we all know and love were once in positions where they were forced to flee their homelands. Read More »

This Just In: Women Are Not From Venus, and Men Are Not From Mars

A new study finds that there is no difference between the male and female brains — they are a mixture of both genders. Read More »

These Are the Best Colleges for Female Entrepreneurs

Though many of the skills entrepreneurs need to succeed aren't usually taught in a classroom — taking risks, sales experience, and just basic fearlessness — more and more colleges are developing curriculums to help breed startup founders. Read More »

MAKERS Presents 2015's Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday shopping season is in full swing, and it's officially time to start crossing off items on your gift list. Show your love for MAKERS by sharing some of these incredible (and inspiring) gifts. Read More »

Meet the Middle East's First All-Female Race-Car Driving Team

An all-female race-car driving team is challenging stereotypes for women in Palestine. Read More »

This 81-Year-Old Woman Is Saving Her Tribe, One Word at a Time

Marie Wilcox is a great-grandmother on a mission to preserve a dying language.  Read More »

New Study Reveals That Women Are More Likely to Fail This Important Test

Although men are more likely to be involved in traffic accidents than women, a new study finds that women in the U.K. are much more likely to fail their driving tests. Read More »

What It's Really Like to Be a Woman in the Construction Industry

Construction is an industry perched on or at least near the top of the "super male-dominated industries" spectrum. Certainly female on-site construction workers are scarce, but women are almost as underrepresented in the industry at large. Read More »