Video: African Americans In STEM

February 22, 2021

This is Mae Jemison. She’s a doctor for Peace Corps who traveled to Liberia. Mae Jemison also applied to become the first Black woman to travel into space.

Mae Jemison
Image Credit: NASA

African Americans have made a significant impact in the world of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). From astrophysics and aeronautics to computer and physical sciences, to medicine and agriculture, these are seven African Americans you should know.