The UK government is consulting on changing gender recognition laws. Here's what you need to know.
New research shows children's images of scientists are all too often male.
It’s unsurprising that such apps are popular. Contraceptives come with a slew of hazards.
It's a crime in many states and territories to publicly threaten or incite violence toward someone based on race, religion and sexual orientation. But what about gender?
Virtual assistants are often assumed to be female – perpetuating gendered assumptions in our imagined future.
Like the WNBA, the NBA went through fits and starts in its early years. Yet despite drawing similar crowds in the 1960s, NBA players earned far bigger paychecks than today's WNBA stars receive.
Gender based violence should not be addressed only once it has happened, by jailing offenders. Prevention is just as important.
Turkana women weren't properly represented in decisions made between the oil company and community.
Rigid gender roles and stereotypes are key drivers of violence against women. So let's challenge these by starting young.
Christine Hallquist this week became the first trans person to win a major party's gubernatorial nomination. The percentage of trans adults has doubled since 2008. What's responsible for that change?
Bigender, gender fluid, cisgender? Emerging gender categorizations are important -- for your health.
In many ways, science can be as much about the people doing it as the science itself. A new online initiative is addressing the invisibility of LGBTQ+ people in science.
Automation could transform our working world. Here's what we can do to ensure it is a more gender equal one.
Ken dolls with a 'man bun'. Female superhero action figures. At long last, the gendered distinctions of the pink and blue toy aisles are starting to break down.
South Sudan’s chiefs wield real power, administering customary laws to resolve local disputes. But they often reinforce gender inequalities – could the new chief change this?
Markets have mobilised feminism to advance political goals and add value.
Many young South African mothers who deserve to get the child support grant are excluded.
Despite the "Yes" vote, Australia has a long way to go in accepting sexuality and gender fluidity, especially in schools. Changing strict uniform rules is a small step in the right direction.
Existing theories of housework focus on traditional gender roles. But they need to be updated to reflect a more nuanced idea of gender, one that allows for dynamics in same-sex relationships.
France's answer to #MeToo was #BalanceTonPorc -- "denounce your pig". An analysis of the idioms linking to sex and pigs provides some insights into why the hashtag hit home.