Super Heroines 11! Elektra: Assassin (1986-87) and Jem (2015)!

  Elektra: Assassin (Epic Comics, 1986-87) Writer: Frank Miller Artist: Bill Sienkiewicz   The usual order of relations between writer and artist in comic books runs something like, “Here’s fifty bucks, now draw this, monkey.” And that’s where it ends. But sometimes, that rarest of sometimes, artist and writer fall into a creative feedback loop […]

New Women in Science! Eugenie Clark, the Shark Lady!

It’s Women in Science 42, chock full of all the 1950s Marine Biology awesomeness you’ve come to expect!  This week, we look at Eugenie Clark, whose plectognath research in the South Pacific and Red Sea turned into one of the surprise best sellers of the early Fifties.