Today on Women in Science the Count takes a look at Hertha Ayrton, electric arc master and inventor of the Ayrton Fan which, were it used more extensively in World War I, might have saved tens of thousands from gas-related neurological damage!

The Funk Fu Sea Lions were one of my favorite things in Geoff’s gender-swapping, funk flinging de Beauvoir arc, and

after visiting them recently in all their glory while showing my dad Pier 39, well, how could I not? – Count DvL