Selected title for this month is Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly. During the 1940's, human computer staff were needed for aerospace research. Shetterly tells the story of the African American women who were responsible for advancing the engineering and programming positions at NASA. They were requested by astronauts for calculating trajectory analysis for manned space flights.
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