January 20, 2012

Star Trek’s Lt. Uhura’s Warp-Speed Visit to Dryden

Actress Nichelle Nichols warped to many worlds as Lt. Uhura in the 1960s Star Trek TV show. However, her real-life adventures have taken her to where no one has gone before in advocacy for NASA and helping to encourage women and multi-cultural persons to apply to become astronaut candidates.  credit:  NASA

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