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Women's Equality Day Katherine Johnson Feature

Trailblazing NASA mathematician, Katherine Johnson, depicted in ‘Hidden Figures,’ dead at 101

Her determination is an inspiring legacy for all women. She “was an American hero and her pioneering legacy will never be forgotten,” NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine wrote on Twitter. We are revisiting this tribute that was posted to EBONY.com August 2016.

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The Triumph and Tragedy of ‘Hidden Figures’ of Apollo 11

On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, we are revisiting this story about the African-American women who were part of its success.

NASA Renames Facility in Honor of Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson, the mathematician who’s calculations made for groundbreaking space missions, has just been honored by NASA.

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Arkansas’ ‘Hidden Figure’ Raye Montague Dies at 83

Arkansas’ own “hidden figure” who worked as an engineer for the U.S. Navy and was…

‘Hidden Figures’ Television Series In the Works

Fans of 2016 drama Hidden Figures can look forward to bringing that special brand of…

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Remember the ‘Hidden Fences’ Debacle? It’s Now a Real Play

Back in January, Today Show correspondent Jenna Bush Hager sent Black Twitter into a frenzy when…