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Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race


by: Margot Lee Shetterly

The #1 New York Times bestseller

The phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations helped fuel some of America’s greatest achievements in space. Soon to be a major motion picture starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kirsten Dunst, and Kevin Costner.

Before John Glenn orbited the earth, or Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, a group of dedicated female mathematicians known as “human computers” used pencils, slide rules and adding machines to calculate the numbers that would launch rockets, and astronauts, into space.
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Hidden Figures Young Readers' Edition


by: Margot Lee Shetterly

New York Times bestselling author Margot Lee Shetterly’s book is now available in a new edition perfect for young readers. This is the amazing true story of four African-American female mathematicians at NASA who helped achieve some of the greatest moments in our space program. Soon to be a major motion picture starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kirsten Dunst, and Kevin Costner.

Before John Glenn orbited the earth, or Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, a group of dedicated female mathematicians known as “human computers” used pencils, slide rules, and adding machines to calculate the numbers that would launch rockets, and astronauts, into space.
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Failure Is Not an Option: Mission Control From Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond


by: Gene Kranz
This memoir of a veteran NASA flight director tells riveting stories from the early days of the Mercury program through Apollo 11 (the moon landing) and Apollo 13, for both of which Kranz was flight director.

Gene Kranz was present at the creation of America’s manned space program and was a key player in it for three decades. As a flight director in NASA’s Mission Control, Kranz witnessed firsthand the making of history. He participated in the space program from the early days of the Mercury program to the last Apollo mission, and beyond.
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How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight


by: Julian Guthrie
A New York Times bestseller! 

The historic race that reawakened the promise of manned spaceflight
 
Alone in a Spartan black cockpit, test pilot Mike Melvill rocketed toward space. He had eighty seconds to exceed the speed of sound and begin the climb to a target no civilian pilot had ever reached. He might not make it back alive. If he did, he would make history as the world’s first commercial astronaut.

The spectacle defied reason, the result of a competition dreamed up by entrepreneur Peter Diamandis, whose vision for a new race to space required small teams to do what only the world’s largest governments had done before.
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Space Race 1 of 4 Race For Rockets


United Kingdom Documentary / Drama 240 minutes (mini-series, 4 parts) directed by Christopher Spencer and Mark Everest Richard Dillane, John Warnaby and ...
 

Space Race 2 of 4 Race For Satellites


United Kingdom Documentary / Drama 240 minutes (mini-series, 4 parts) directed by Christopher Spencer and Mark Everest Richard Dillane, John Warnaby and ...
 

NAT GEO documentary 2015 - The Space Race - American Genius 2015


 

Who won the space race? - Jeff Steers


View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-was-the-point-of-the-space-race-jeff-steers On October 4, 1957, the Soviet Union launched the satellite Sputnik ...
 

25 Fascinating Facts About The Space Race You Probably Didn’t Know


The space race was one of the most historic events of the twentieth century and played a significant role in the outcome of the Cold War. However, few people ...