Women of Color: Pioneers and Innovators

artist's concept of Cassini during the Saturn Orbit Insertion (SOI) maneuver

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  • Career Information, Curriculum Materials

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

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Women at NASA serve as role models to young women in their pursuit of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers. The lithograph "Women of Color: Pioneers and Innovators" features astronauts, pilots, mathematicians, and administrators -- past and present -- who make significant contributions to aeronautics and astronautics. The poster front features portraits of 21 female air and space scientists, while the back features mini-biographies of them. Share the lithograph with students of all ages to remind them the sky's the limit when pursuing a STEM career.

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