Babe Alert!

Meet the distractingly sexy women of science who just won the internet

Welcome back to Woman Crush Wednesday, our weekly roundup of badass women in the news. Should free birth control (no — really free), a big ol’ blow to sexism in science, and a pollution warrior strike your fancy, we’ve got you covered this week.

Meet the women on our radar:

Grist / Amelia Bates

Stay tuned for next week’s roundup!