Found today by Kevin – Lord May, the Government’s former Chief Scientific Adviser has a theory. It would suggest that climate scientists might be overcompensating for certain insecurities 😉
“…many of my male colleagues think the number of grants is correlated with the size of their penis,” he explained.
Is that also why they need their hockey sticks to be so large?
He puts forward this controversial hypothesis to explain why female academics apply for fewer research grants than their male counterparts.
Read the full article Grants and pants – Lord May on why women are less thrusting.