Skepchick Quickies 11.25

Happy Birthday to Julius von Mayer! He was born on November 25, 1814, and was a physicist who became one of the founders of the First Law of Thermodynamics.


Mary Brock works as an Immunology scientist by day and takes care of a pink-loving princess child by night. She likes cloudy days, crafting, cooking, and Fall weather in New England.

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  1. You know, regarding that sushi thing, I could have sworn I read somewhere that woman average very slightly lower body temperatures due to differences in resting metabolism that results from the slightly different muscle/fat ratios which would make men more likely to ‘warm’ the fish though handling.

  2. There are women sushi chefs. The Silicon Valley company I used to work for has it’s own cafeteria that includes a sushi bar and they had at least one woman preparing sushi. There was a little sushi place in the hood for many years, a real “mom and pop” place, just the two of them. They both handled the fish.

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