The Scariest Part of Halloween? The Overwhelming Lack Of Scientist Costumes For Girls

- Forbes

With Halloween right around the corner, and little girls across the country are picking out popstar and princess costumes, we have to wonder if all of our efforts have been enough. Because despite the talk about the importance of STEAM for students, Halloween is the night where children have the freedom and creative license to dress up as someone – or something – they idolize. However, if you visit the Target website, you’ll see that the most popular costumes for girls this year are witches and princesses. At Spirit Halloween, goddesses and pirates are girls’ top picks. Where are all of our girl-scientists?