Voice apologizing for offensive comments about female scientists

Source:Global Times Published: 2015-6-11 0:13:01

 "I'm very sorry that what I thought were lighthearted ironic remarks were taken so seriously, and I'm very sorry if people took offence. I certainly did not mean to demean women, but rather be honest about my own shortcomings."

Tim Hunt, Nobel laureate

apologizing for offensive comments he made about female scientists, quoted by the Guardian on Wednesday.

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