Category : Science

Science

Victor J. Glover, Jr

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Victor J. Glover, Jr. was selected as an astronaut in 2013 while serving as a Legislative Fellow in the United States Senate. He is currently...
Science

Dorothy Vaughan

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Date of Birth: September 20, 1910 Hometown: Kansas City, MO Education: B.A., Mathematics, Wilberforce University, 1929 Hired by NACA: December 1943 Retired from NASA: 1971...
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Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green

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Dr. Hadiyah-Nicole Green, one of the first African American women to earn a Ph.D. in physics, holds the distinction of being only the second African...
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Angie Lena Turner King

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Born in Elkhorn, West Virginia in 1905, Angie Lena Turner King was a chemist and mathematician who dedicated her life and career to teaching and...
Education Science

Dr. Harold Amos

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The first African American to chair a department of the Harvard Medical School, Dr. Harold Amos was an esteemed teacher, researcher, and mentor at the institution for...
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Dr. Kizzmekia S. Corbett

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Dr. Kizzmekia S. Corbett is a research fellow and the scientific lead for the Coronavirus Vaccines & Immunopathogenesis Team at the National Institutes of Health...
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Samuel Massie

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Organic Chemist Samuel Massie was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, on July 3, 1919; his mother, a teacher, and his father, a minister, instilled in...
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Bernard A. Harris Jr

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Astronaut, medical scientist, and management executive Bernard A. Harris were born in Temple, Texas on June 26, 1956, to Bernard A. Harris, Sr. and Gussie...
Education Science

Gibor Saul Basri

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Astronomer Gibor S. Basri was born in May 3, 1951 in New York City, New York, the eldest son of Saul A. Basri, an Iraqi Jewish immigrant from...