We're saddened by the passing of celebrated #HiddenFigures mathematician Katherine Johnson. Today, we celebrate her 101 years of life and honor her legacy of excellence that broke down racial and social barriers:
Our chief technologist, Barbara Brown, reflects on the trailblazing legacy mathematician Katherine Johnson leaves behind. Learn more about Johnson’s pioneering spirit and contributions to the space program:
Katherine Johnson, NASA mathematician and trailblazer in the quest for racial equality, died today at age 101. via #blackhistorymonth
#KatherineJohnson, mathématicienne de haut vol, 1ère femme noire experte à la #NASA, est décédée ce jour à l'âge de 101 ans. Elle ne s'est jamais sentie ni inférieure ni supérieure à personne. Une source d'inspiration à ceux qui doutent encore d'eux-mêmes