Daily Archives: February 19, 2020
Wednesday 19 February
When the space shuttle Endeavour blasted off on its second mission, it carried the first African American woman into space. But Mae Jemison is more than an astronaut — she’s also a physician, a Peace Corps volunteer, a teacher, and founder and president of two technology companies.
Redd, Nola Taylor. “Mae Jemison: Astronaut Biography.” Space.com, Space, 4 Oct. 2018, www.space.com/17169-mae-jemison-biography.html