Once again, the forces of gender-PC are running amok.
they're trying to remove a noted researcher - a female researcher -
from two national advisory panels (National Math Panel and Nat'l
Science Board) because of three articles she published twenty years
ago that - gasp! - found differences between boys and girls.
Have these people never been to a kid's birthday party?
FWIW, a female cousin of mine is a Ph.D. mathemetician. Last I heard, she was working for the NSA.