Rose Eveleth

journalist / podcaster / designer / science nerd / european red squirrel


Fitspiration is Just Thinspiration in Disguise

Working out is great! Shaming yourself towards a dangerous goal is not.


A Proposal To Decrease Dooring

I bike in New York City. I love it. I get to see the city, get some exercise, and avoid the smelly and ever-more-expensive subway system. But biking also has its downsides. It’s dangerous, for all sorts of reasons, and for now I’m going to talk about one: car doors. Specifically, being hit by them. If you’re unfamiliar, being doored means slamming into a door…


Fitspiration is Just Thinspiration in Disguise

Working out is great! Shaming yourself towards a dangerous goal is not.


Ready For a (Virtual) League of Our Own

From FIFA to NBA 2K — women are largely absent from sports video games

Publications edited by Rose Eveleth

Tech-savvy women creating the content we want to consume (2013-2014). This collection is no longer accepting submissions, but email your pitches for publication on our many other awesome outlets to ladybitsladies@gmail.com!