Dr. Mae Jemison is a genius, offers real advice for kids and adults about STEM

[jwplatform LF46beAr] National Geographic Channel, Academy and Emmy-winning producers Brian Grazer, Ron Howard and Michael Rosenberg of Imagine Entertainment; and Academy Award-nominated and Emmy-winning producer Justin Wilkes and Dave O’Connor of RadicalMedia have joined forces to launch viewers farther into outer space than ever before with the global event series “MARS.” It’s not surprising the […]

‘The Real’ honors Dr. Mae Jemison for ‘Black HER-story Month’

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[jwplatform W12vq6ko] Adorable pre-teen duo Kamryn Johnson and Saniya-Symone Scott help the ladies of “The Real” kick off their weekly “Black HER-Story” segment for Black History Month by presenting the story of legendary astronaut and physician Dr. Mae Jemison. Catch “The Real” weekdays at 11 a.m EST.

10 celebrity icons of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority

As we celebrate Founders Day to the ladies of Alpha Kappa Alpha. Alpha Kappa Alpha is the first Greek-lettered sorority established and incorporated by African-American college women, founded January 15, 1908. Check out 10 celebrity AKA’s in the gallery. Above, The First Lady of the Civil Rights Movement Coretta Scott King was the model AKA because of her tireless community […]

Black History Month: African American 1sts

African Americans have made numerous contributions to America and the world — too many to list singly. As Black History Month begins, let’s take a look at some historic firsts achieved by African Americans. Check out these moments in Black history.