Deepa Rao: Bio Oceanographer

Deepa Rao is currently a Ph.D. candidate in biological oceanography at MIT who studies the oceans’ microbial communities. As a woman who uses technology to conduct impactful research on how

Aim for the Stars

For Katherine Johnson (played by Taraji Henson), Dorothy Vaughn (Octavia Spencer), and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monae), aiming for the stars wasn’t a far-off idea. As part of the few African-American