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This Nobel Prize Has A Serious Diversity Problem

The Nobel Prize in Physics will be announced Tuesday ? and if history is any indication, a white man will likely win the award. Only two women have ever won out of the 201 Nobel Laureates awarded the prize since the category was established in 1901. That makes it the Nobel Prize with the smallest percentage of female winners. But as astrophysicist Dr. Katherine J Mack describes below, the number of women obtaining doctorates in physics is actually increasing.
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