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NASA Names Washington D.C. Headquarters After Trailblazing Engineer Mary W. Jackson

The Virginia native was NASA's first Black female engineer.

Katherine Johnson, Famed NASA Mathematician, Dies At 101

"Today, we celebrate her 101 years of life and honor her legacy of excellence that broke down racial and social barriers."

Trailblazers Portrayed In ‘Hidden Figures’ To Receive Congressional Gold Medals

The pioneers are being recognized for their contributions. 

Street In Front Of NASA Headquarters Renamed To ‘Hidden Figures Way’

The trailblazing trio will be remembered permanently.

Gladys West, Who Influenced GPS Technology, Inducted Into Air Force Hall Of Fame

After the triumphant arrival of the film Hidden Figures (2017), thousands of moviegoers were introduced to a group of black women who were instrumental in the United…

‘Hidden Figures’ Series In Development At National Geographic

The 2016 film Hidden Figures is being developed into a scripted television series by National Geographic, Variety reports. The film had great commercial success as it…

‘Hidden Figures’ Film Inspires Education Exchange Program

Thanks to the film Hidden Figures, a new publicly funded exchange program will offer opportunities in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and math to more…

Maxine Waters Lauded For Championing Social Justice At MTV Movie And TV Awards

U.S. Congresswoman Maxine Waters appeared at the 2017 MTV Movie And TV Awards, introducing Sunday night’s (May 7) winner of the Best Fight Against The System award…

‘Hidden Figures’ Curriculum Inspires Students To Strive For “Academic Excellence”

Hidden Figures not only made history on the silver screen, but the box office smash plans to alter the course of history yet again, this time in the classroom. According…