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Follow-Up: Celebrities, Science, and Anti-Science

Well I understand, because Scully was my first tv crush.

Star Trek's Uhura Reflects On MLK Encounter

"I met Whoopi Goldberg when Gene was doing The Next Generation and she had told…

Emma Stone - “Confidence is the only key. I know a lot of people who aren’t traditionally ‘beautiful’ — not symmetrical or perfect-bodied or perfect-skinned. But none of that matters because all that shines through is their confidence, humor and comfort with themselves. I can’t think of any better representation of beauty than someone who is unafraid to be herself."

When I was nine years old, Star Trek came on. I looked at it and I went screaming through the house, “Come here, mum, everybody, come quick, come quick, there’s a black lady on television and she ain’t no maid!” I knew right then and there I could be anything I wanted to be. — Whoopi Goldberg

The Black Female Mathematicians Who Sent Astronauts to Space