Newsletter

Stay up to date with the latest from MAKERS delivered straight to your inbox. Sign up for new stories from trailblazing women, a big dose of inspiration, and exclusive MAKERS content.

Newsletter Confirmation

Thank you for joining! Please check your inbox for our special welcome letter
with exclusive updates from MAKERS.

NEWS & IDEAS

>

NASA

Nichelle Nichols to Go On NASA Flight

Although it's been years since Nichelle Nichols played Lt. Uhura on the original "Star Trek," that doesn't mean she's done with space for good.  Read More »

#MakeSpaceForWomen: Women of Pluto Flyby Team Are Making History

After 9 years and more than 3 billion miles, NASA's New Horizons flew by Pluto at 7:49 a.m. ET Tuesday. Read More »

In Remembrance of Sally Ride

Like many women scientists of my generation, I felt a special affinity with Sally Ride. I met her just after she was selected as an astronaut when she came to visit my graduate institution as part of her training program. Read More »