The app was created by Naomi Adeniji and Wumi Obi aiming to connect readers with books by authors of colour and show the world and its true racial diversity.
Dr. Bernard A. Harris Jr. became the first Black person to walk in space back in 1995.
I’m trying to fathom how long 256 years is. But there’s more: For example, White and Asian engineers far outpace other degree holders (61-71%) in earnings, but Black and Latinx engineers only make between 15-18% more than other grads. Perhaps the most striking statistic posed by the CEW and APLU was this: In order for …
The non-profit organisation is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma and provides STEM education to middle and high school students from underrepresented communities.
A ~3.45% increase on last year’s figure
Read this awesome Q&A with one of the greatest Black mathematicians of our time.
The theoretical physicist offered some ‘fresh perspectives’ in this interview from 2019.
People thought the internet would be more open for all races but even before that, technology has been used to oppress Black people. But they’ve always found a way to fight back.
STEM (science, tech, engineering, and mathematics) owes a great deal to Black pioneers. Here are 7 of them.
With over 60 patents to his name, Granville T. Woods was an amazing inventor. But he didn’t get the recognition he deserved until after his death.
The Digital Lives of Black Women in Britain by author and academic Francesca Sobande tells the story of Black British women in digital culture.
Mathematician, computer scientist, and co-founder of Stemettes Dr. Anne-Marie Imafidon spoke to Bustle about her work with young girls and the best guidance she’s ever gotten.