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NASA marks 50th Anniversary of death of first Black astronaut from...

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader He died 50 years ago. His dream of blasting into space forever lost when a tragic accident ended the groundbreaking...

Jessica Watkins is NASA’s newest Black astronaut candidate

By Tanasia Kenney, Atlanta Black Star Meet Jessica Watkins, the sole Black woman in NASA’s newest class of astronaut candidates who’s slated to take Black Girl...

Hidden Figures: The untold story that’s long overdue

By blackdoctor.org On Sunday, the trailer (in the video above) for Hidden Figures — the story of the Black female mathematicians who helped make NASA...

Governor Pence Announces Statewide Robotics Program for Elementary School Students

Governor Mike Pence and Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD) Commissioner Steven J. Braun announced a new partnership with TechPoint Foundation for Youth (TPF4Y)...

Metra expands major safety reporting system

By Metra Media Relations Representatives of the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and Metra management and 10 unions today announced a major expansion of the agency’s Confidential...

Octavia Spencer joining Taraji P. Henson in NASA race drama ‘Hidden...

By Tambay A. Obenson, indiewire.com Well, thus far, the list of names of actresses who were initially reportedly being eyed by the film's producer, for...