One of the more unspoken thoughts about why girls don't want to become scientists is that science is less interesting than scientists would have you believe.
But here are some girl scientists who clearly believe the opposite and may leave you unable to speak.
For these are the Science Cheerleaders. They are crusaders for the cause of getting more little girls to love science.
Yes, they wear short skirts and carry pom-poms. But these are engineers and dentists who want to find any way possible to get you to pay attention.