Rosetta scientist causes twitter ire with semi-naked women shirt
Twitter users condemned the scientist's shirt as 'sexist' and objectivfying of women
Humanity made history yesterday after landing a spacecraft on a comet for the first time.
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But the historic space exploration was not enough to brush off women’s – and some men – anger over the attire of one of the Rosetta mission’s scientists.
Scientist Matt Taylor showed up wearing a shirt covered in dozens of half-naked women during a live stream of the comet landing – and people were watching from around the globe.
Twitter exploded as a result.
Europe makes space history as Philae probe lands on cometThe European Space Agency early on Wednesday gave the final go-ahead for the Rosetta spacecraft Features
Egypt-inspired probe Rosetta to land on cometNamed after an obelisk found in 1815 Egypt by a British adventurer, the mission aims to obtain material that may reveal clues about the origins of our universe Variety
Egypt-inspired probe explores our galaxy’s secretsAs part of the Rosetta Mission, organized by the European Space Agency, Philae is due to land on the comet on Nov. 12 Variety