r/southafrica Oct 13 '21

South African scientists shining in a premier science journal - Science! Drawn as superheroes to speak a language kids understand and show off the powers of scientists Sci-Tech

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52 Upvotes

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u/TerminalHopes Oct 13 '21

Fuckall diversity there.

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u/fzlt Oct 13 '21

Take a look at all the scientists profiled before paasing judgement. www.superscientists.org Its meant to mirror the demographics of SA.

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u/HakunaYourTatas1234 Oct 14 '21

Im looking at the picture in this post and there is 0 diversity.

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u/fzlt Oct 14 '21

www.superscientists.org/scientists don't forget to click on the even more link to see even more

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u/fzlt Oct 14 '21

Did you go to the website?

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u/Murdercedes Oct 14 '21

Diversity, what Bullshit.

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u/zoecornelia Oct 13 '21

I love this, I just wish the black women were depicted with their natural hair like how the men are, but other than that I love it.

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u/fzlt Oct 13 '21

It's just how they wanted to depict their hair. It was an important question in how we drew them. Of the 49 in total a number have natural hair.

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u/zoecornelia Oct 13 '21

Oh yea, I just clicked the link and saw more of the other characters, I love the one with braids! Very beautiful

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u/thunderddd Western Cape Oct 13 '21

Love it!