Katherine Johnson

Nia Long
Nia Long will star in Dreams of the Moon, a true-life story of a Black teenage girl who someday hopes to become an astronaut.
/ February 24, 2020
Katherine Johnson
NASA says Katherine Johnson, a mathematician who worked on NASA’s early space missions, has died at 101 years old.
/ February 24, 2020
Katherine Johnson NASA thegrio.com
NASA has renamed a facility in Fairmont West Virginia to the Katherine Johnson IV&V Facility in honor of the Hidden Figure mathemation.
/ February 24, 2019
Katherine Johnson NASA thegrio.com
Katherine Johnson, the NASA mathematician whose calculations helped astronauts return to Earth, is being honored at her alma mater with a bronze statue and a scholarship in her name.
/ June 5, 2018
Happy Wednesday Grio Fam! Here is The Download for today. Former First Lady, Michelle Obama and Parker Curry— the 2 […]
/ March 7, 2018
Luther Vandross was outed as gay after his death.
Introducing “True Story with Natasha Alford” a new original series on theGrio. In our first episode, we look at the […]
/ January 12, 2017