The True Story Of 'Hidden Figures', the Forgotten Women Who Helped Win the Space Race

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As America stood on the brink of a Second World War, the push for aeronautical advancement grew ever greater, spurring an insatiable demand for mathematicians. Women were the solution.

"The True Story Of "Hidden Figures," the Forgotten Women Who Helped Win the Space Race" is from smithsonianmag.com, published on December 29, 2016.

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