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NASA Names Headquarters After ‘Hidden Figure’ Mary W. Jackson

NASA is honoring one of its pioneers in Mary W. Jackson. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announced Wednesday the agency’s headquarters building in Washington, D.C., will be named after Mary W. Jackson. Jackson was the first African American female engineer at NASA. Advertisement “Mary W. Jackson was part of a group of very important women who […]

NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson Gets Facility Named After Her

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The once Hidden Figure Katherine Johnson will never be hidden from the world again.NASA has changed the name of a facility in Fairmount West Virginia to the “Katherine Johnson Independent Verification and Validation Facility” to honor the trailblazing NASA Mathematician Kathrine Johnson. According to USA Today, The Katherine Johnson Independent Verification and Validation Facility in […]

‘Hidden Figures’ TV Series in Development Stages at Nat Geo

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Television is adding more #BlackGirlMagic in the near future, as new reports reveal that a TV series to the 2016 film Hidden Figures is in development at National Geographic. In the report by Variety, Peter Chernin and Jenno Topping are producing the Nat Geo series. Chernin and Topping also directed the film, which was nominated for […]

‘Get Out’ Leads MTV Movie & TV Awards With Six Nominations

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The 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards are just around the corner. The critically acclaimed horror film written and directed by Jordan Peele, Get Out, took a lead with a total of six nomination – Best Actor In a Movie for Daniel Kaluva, Movie of the Year, Best Villain for Allison Williams, Best Comedic Performance for Lil […]

Taraji P. Henson Talks ‘Hidden Figures’ at Chicago International Film Festival

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Hollywood starlet Taraji P. Henson attended the Chicago International Film Festival, talking her new role as NASA’s math genius, space scientist and American physicist Katherine Johnson, at a panel discussion. AMC Theater, the Streeterville theater located in downtown Chicago, hosted the red carpet event, where media and ticket holders previewed 25-minutes of 20th Century Fox’s new film, […]