The exceptional life of Katherine Johnson, a precocious Math genius and NASA engineer.
Katherine Johnson was one of the women said to be a “computer who wore a skirt”. Employed by NASA, her calculations exceeded those made by machines and… Read more she contributed to sending spaceships and men into space. Yet, from her childhood, she struggled to overcome her status as a black woman in a world led by white men…
Author : Pascale HÉDELIN
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Collection: Les romans doc Science
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