NASA Renames Building After ‘Hidden Figure’ Mary W Jackson

NASA Renames Building After ‘Hidden Figure’ Mary W Jackson

NASA announced they will be renaming their headquarters in Washington, D.C. after Mary W. Jackson on June 24, 2020. Jackson is the first black female engineer at NASA. The trailblazer started her career in the segregated West Area Computing Unit of NASA’s Langley Research Center (located in Virginia.) Paving the Way for a Brighter Future […]

Katherine Johnson NASA Mathematician Dies at 101

Katherine Johnson NASA Mathematician Dies at 101

On Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson passed away at the age of 101. It is assumed that she passed away due to natural causes. Johnson, who is also known as Katherine Goble, was a pioneer in her field and for African-Americans, and for women altogether. She was born on Aug. 26, 1918, […]

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