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Katherine Johnson, one of NASA’s Black “human computers,” has died

The mathematician blazed past racial and gender barriers to make space flight possible.

katherine johnson - Fortune
9:58am PST - February 25th, 2020

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Bernie Sanders wins big in Nevada caucuses; Mathematician Katherine Johnson dies at 101.

katherine johnson - CBS News
5:44pm PST - February 24th, 2020

Katherine Johnson, NASA mathematician who inspired "Hidden Figures," dies at age 101

Johnson was famously depicted by actress Taraji P. Henson in the 2016 Oscar-nominated movie "Hidden Figures."

katherine johnson - CBS News
4:45pm PST - February 24th, 2020

Hidden Figures Hero Katherine Johnson Reminded Us That Space Was Never Safe From America’s Worst Impulses

A reminder that space was never safe from America's worst impulses—and that NASA was not excluded from the nation's evolution.

katherine johnson - Time
1:32pm PST - February 24th, 2020

Katherine Johnson, groundbreaking NASA mathematician depicted in 'Hidden Figures,' dies at 101

Katherine Johnson, a NASA mathematician and trailblazer for racial justice who is one of the space agency's most inspirational leaders, has died. She was 101.

katherine johnson - Google News
11:48am PST - February 24th, 2020

5 Facts About Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician and 'Hidden Figures' Pioneer, Who Died at 101

Here are five facts about the extraordinary NASA mathematician, Katherine Johnson, who died at the age of 101, whose trailblazing accomplishments were depicted in 'Hidden Figures.'

katherine johnson - Newsweek
11:00am PST - February 24th, 2020

Katherine Johnson, legendary NASA mathematician and 'hidden figure,' dies at 101

Katherine Johnson, a mathematician who defied prejudice in the ’50s and ’60s to help NASA send the first men to the moon, has died at the age of 101. Only recently famous after the film “Hidden Figures” was made about her and her colleagues, she maintained un…

katherine johnson - TechCrunch
10:54am PST - February 24th, 2020

Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician Portrayed in Hidden Figures, Dies at 101 - IGN

Pioneering NASA mathematician, Katherine Johnson, whose story was told in Hidden Figures, has died at the age of 101.

katherine johnson - IGN
9:31am PST - February 24th, 2020

Katherine Johnson, famed NASA mathematician and inspiration for the film 'Hidden Figures,' is dead at 101

Johnson was among a group of black women mathematicians who helped power NASA's space travel in the early 1960s when the agency was still segregated.

katherine johnson - CNN
8:43am PST - February 24th, 2020

Hidden Figures' Katherine Johnson dies aged 101

Katherine Johnson, the pioneering NASA mathematician who was portrayed by Taraji P Henson in the Oscar-nominated 2016 film Hidden Figures, has died at the age of 101.

katherine johnson - RTE
8:28am PST - February 24th, 2020

Nasa mathematician Katherine Johnson dies at 101

Ms Johnson, who helped launch the first American into orbit, was featured in the film Hidden Figures.

katherine johnson - BBC News
7:37am PST - February 24th, 2020

Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician Whose Work Inspired the Film Hidden Figures, Dies at 101

NASA says Katherine Johnson, a mathematician who worked on NASA’s early space missions and was portrayed in the film Hidden Figures, died.

katherine johnson - Time
7:36am PST - February 24th, 2020

One of NASA’s greatest mathematicians, Katherine Johnson, has died

"Anything that could be counted, I did."

katherine johnson - Ars Technica
7:26am PST - February 24th, 2020

Pioneering black NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson dies

Katherine Johnson, a mathematician who calculated rocket trajectories and earth orbits for NASA’s early space missions and was later portrayed in the 2016 hit film “Hidden Figures,” about...

katherine johnson - Associated Press
7:17am PST - February 24th, 2020

Katherine Johnson Dies at 101; Mathematician Broke Barriers at NASA

She was one of a group of black women mathematicians at NASA and its predecessor who were celebrated in the 2016 movie “Hidden Figures.”

katherine johnson - Hacker News
7:14am PST - February 24th, 2020

Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician Featured in 'Hidden Figures,' Dies at 101

She was one of a group of black women mathematicians at NASA and its predecessor who were celebrated in the 2016 movie “Hidden Figures.”

katherine johnson - Hacker News
7:14am PST - February 24th, 2020

Katherine Johnson Dies at 101; Mathematician Broke Barriers at NASA

She was one of a group of black women mathematicians at NASA and its predecessor who were celebrated in the 2016 movie “Hidden Figures.”

katherine johnson - Google News
7:14am PST - February 24th, 2020