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3.5 Who has science capital?

You are running a Cafe Scientifique in a local coffee shop near a UK university. The event will involve a male speaker talking about their research into particle physics (using his standard set of slides), followed by a Q and A with the audience.

For each characteristic, select which is the most appropriate ‘capital’ for this kind of field.

Remember, this is not a questions of who you think should be comfortable in this environment but who might feel more out of place in this environment based on traditional and existing UK culture.

Note: Neurodiverse is a term for those with different neurological conditions. Neurodiversity frames autism, ADHD, dyslexia, and other neurological conditions as natural human variations rather than pathologies or disorders.

Now take a look at some of our answers:

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