PG | | Biography, Drama, History
The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.
All of Katherine Johnson's children were actually teenagers at the time of her marriage to Jim Johnson.
Mary, a person with an engineer's mind should be an engineer. You can't be a computer the rest of your life.
Mary Jackson: Mr. Zielinski, I'm a negro woman. I'm not gonna entertain the impossible.
Karl Zielinski: And I'm a Polish Jew whose parents died in a Nazi prison camp. Now...
In the NASA press conference NASA flags are interspersed with U.S. flags, which would have been unthinkable at the time. Such an affectation did not become commonplace in the U.S. government until 50 years later, although it's still a desecration of the flag and a federal offense.
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