Female scientists post ‘distractingly sexy’ photos

Trending today:

‘Female scientists have been sharing “distractingly sexy” photos of themselves after a feminist website encouraged them to respond to comments by a Nobel laureate. On Thursday the hashtag #DistractinglySexy began taking off, with more than 10,000 tweets in a matter of hours. The trend was prompted by a shout-out by the feminist online magazine Vagenda which urged female scientists to share pictures of themselves at work. WARNING: the photos are not graphic in the slightest!’  Read more about this story on the BBC News website – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-33099289











At Southampton they have even updated their laboratory signage!











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