Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician and Hidden Figures Inspiration, Has Died at 101

Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician and Hidden Figures Inspiration, Has Died at 101

Katherine Johnson, one of the women who worked as a mathematician for NASA and inspired the movie “Hidden Figures,” has died at the age of 101. The news of her death was announced directly by NASA via social media. In a tweet shared to their  account, Jim Bridenstine, a NASA administrator, stated that Johnson “was […]

Satellite Can Track Poverty

Satellite Can Track Poverty

According to The Verge, a team of Stanford University researchers has developed a more efficient way to track the poverty of the world. They are also able to see crop conditions on rural farms and illegal deforestation around the world, in hard to reach places. Scientists can do this with the creation of a deep learning algorithm […]