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The ‘Hidden Figures’ Effect: LEGO Unveils New Set Celebrating Pioneer Women At NASA

The ‘Hidden Figures’ Effect: LEGO Unveils New Set Celebrating Pioneer Women At NASA

EVERYTHING IS AWESOME! Well, at least in the LEGO world! After submitting a proposal for a rad new collection through the LEGO Ideas website in Jul6 2016, MIT News deputy […]

Working Women

Hidden Figures No More: These Women Have Been Chose To Lead Important NASA Missions

Hidden Figures No More: These Women Have Been Chose To Lead Important NASA Missions

If you haven’t seen the film ‘Hidden Figures’, starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monae as three pioneer black female scientists and computer programmers who worked at NASA […]

Girl on a Mission

Meet Astronaut Kate Rubins – Ground-Breaking Virus Hunter Testing DNA Sequencing In Space

Meet Astronaut Kate Rubins – Ground-Breaking Virus Hunter Testing DNA Sequencing In Space

This is what an astronaut looks like. More accurately, this is what the very first virus hunter astronaut in space looks like! Meet American astronaut Kate Rubins, who is part […]

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For The First Time In History NASA’s Astronaut Class Is 50% Female & They’re Training To Go To Mars

For The First Time In History NASA’s Astronaut Class Is 50% Female & They’re Training To Go To Mars

It was 38 years ago that NASA hired its first female astronauts. In 1978, six female candidates included Sally Ride, America’s first woman to enter space. Fast forward nearly 40 […]

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NASA Launches Datanauts Corps Program To Encourage More Women To Join Their Astronaut Program

NASA Launches Datanauts Corps Program To Encourage More Women To Join Their Astronaut Program

There are many programs, campaigns and initiatives to close the gender gap in STEM today (science, tech, engineering and math). Google, Microsoft, Apple and many other large companies as well […]