• Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 2 months, 2 weeks ago

    Anna May Wong, Dubbed Hollywood’s First Asian American Movie Star, Is The First Asian American Featured On US Quarters. Wong, Who Died In 1961, Had A Career Spanning 60 Films, And Earned A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame In 1960. Wong Is Featured On The 5th Coin, Released In 2022, Which Celebrates Female Trailblazers In American History.

  • Starr Andrews, Age 21, Has Become The First US Black Figure Skater To Win The International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix Medal At The Skate Canada International (SCI) Competition, Since The Series Began In 1995. Ms. Andrews Won A Silver Medal At The Competition, Which Took Place On Oct. 29th, 2022 In Mississauga, Ontario. Congrats!

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of HealthHealth 6 months, 1 week ago

    Researchers Now Understand How The Protein, TGF-beta, Controls The Process Of Division Or Death Of Hair Cells, Eventually Causing Baldness. Too Much Of TGF-beta Would Kill Hair Cells And Vice Versa. A More Precise Understanding Of How TGF-beta Activates Cell Division Could Help Activate Follicle Stem Cells And Stimulate Hair Growth.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 7 months ago

    Mellody Hobson Will Be The First Black Woman To Be A Part Owner Of An NFL Team, When The Ownership Group, In Which She Is A Member, Takes Over The Denver Broncos In A $4.65 B Deal. Hobson, Age 53, A Co-CEO Of The $17.8 B Ariel Investments, Married To Star Wars Creator, George Lucas, Sits On Many Boards Like Starbucks And Estée Lauder.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    NASA‘s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), For The First Time In History, Has Appointed A Woman As Its Head. Dr. Laurie Leshin, Who Is Also The Vice President Of Caltech, Is A Distinguished Geochemist And Space Scientist. Dr. Leshin, An Advocate For Gender Equality In STEM, Wants To Make JPL An All-Inclusive Environment For Great Minds.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 9 months ago

    The United Arab Emirate Will Make History By Being The First Arab Nation To Send An Astronaut, In The Spring Of 2023, For A Long Term, 6 Months Mission To The International Space Station (ISS). The Mission Will Also Be The First Non-ISS Partner Professional Astronaut Flight, Facilitated By A US Commercial Space Company Called Axiom Space.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 9 months, 3 weeks ago

    Douglas Smith, A British Gardener, Is A TrailBlazer Who Has Broken Records When It Comes To Garden Plants That Range From Pumpkin To Sunflower. Mr. Smith, In March Of 2022, Grew 1269 Tomatoes On A Single Stem, Thereby Breaking His Previous Guinness World Record, Which Has Been In place For More Than 10 Years When He Grew 488 Tomatoes.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year ago

    Maya Angelou, Legendary Poet And Activist, Has Become The First Black Woman Printed On The US Quarter. Maya’s Quarters Are The First, In The American Women Quarters Program, To Honor Prominent Women In US History. Other Quarters, Later In 2022 Through 2025, Will Feature Others Like Sally Ride–The First American Woman Astronaut In Space.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 1 year, 2 months ago

    The UAE Hope Probe, Via Its Ultraviolet Spectrometer, Has Found Higher Levels Of Oxygen (Unpredicted Variations Of 50% Or More In The Brightness) In Mars Atmosphere Than The Expected Relative Uniform Oxygen Levels Across Mars. The Discovery Is Said To Have Implications For Existing Martian Atmospheric Models And The Atmosphere Behavior.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of PoliticsPolitics 1 year, 2 months ago

    Michelle Wu, An Asian American Woman, Has Made History As The First Woman, And The First Person Of Color To Be Elected As The Mayor Of Boston, Massachusetts. Wu’s Election Broke Boston’s 200-Year Pattern Of Only Electing White Men For The Position. Wu Was Also The First Asian American Woman Elected, In 2013, As Boston’s City Councilman.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year, 4 months ago

    NASA’s Perseverance Rover, On Sept. 1, 2021, Snagged The First Rock Samples From Mars At A Ridge Dubbed “Citadelle” (French For “Castle”). The Samples Are Expected To Be Delivered To Earth As Early As 2031 By A Joint NASA-European Space Agency Mission. The Samples, Once Delivered, Will Be The First Piece Of Another Planet On Earth.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year, 5 months ago

    Ms. Josephine Baker, Who Died In 1975, Will Be The First Black Woman To Be Given One Of The Highest Honors In France–Honored With A Memorial Plaque At The Panthéon Monument, Paris, On Nov. 30th. The Late Ms. Baker Was A French-American Singer, Dancer, And Actress Who Fought Against Racism And In The French Resistance During WWW II.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of ProductProduct 1 year, 6 months ago

    Scientists Built A Tiny Roach-Like Robot That Can Withstand A Million Times Its Weight And Move At Speeds 20 Body Lengths/Second. The Robot Is Built With Polyvinylidene Difluoride Material That Expands And Contracts With Small AC Application, Giving The Robot A Forward “Leapfrogging” Motion. The Robot Can Be Used To Inspect Tight Spaces.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of AppApp 1 year, 6 months ago

    The Tastry’s App, BottleBird, Uses AI, Wine Profile Data, And Consumer’s “Palate Survey” For Personal Taste And Smell Preferences To Personalize Wine Recommendations For Consumers, And Improve Sales For Wine Traders. These Parameters Make BottleBird Different From Apps Like Vivino, Which Rely On Historical Purchase And Rating Data.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year, 7 months ago

    China, In An Ambitious Bid For Space, Wants To Send Its First Crew To Mars In 2033. And Then Regularly, In 2035, 2037, 2041, And 2043. China Will First Use Robots To Explore Mars, To Find Suitable Environment, Before Sending Astronauts To Build A Mars Base. After Which, China Will Begin A Large-Scale Earth-To-Mars Cargo Missions.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year, 8 months ago

    2 Of 3 China’s Robots, In Tianwen-1 Mission, Have Landed On Mars To Study Mars Climate And Geology. This Landing Makes China The Second Country To Successfully Do This. The 2 Robots, Lander And Zhurong Rover, Landed On Utopia Planitia. The Third Robot Will Orbit Mars, Sending The Rover To Locations Of Scientific Interests For Detail Study.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year, 9 months ago

    The Toaster-Sized Instrument, On The Perseverance Rover, Called MOXIE, After Warming Up For ~2 Hours, Produced 5.4 Grams Of Oxygen From The Thin 96% Carbon Dioxide Rich Martian Atmosphere. The Amount Of Oxygen Produced Could Sustain An Astronaut For ~10 Minutes. This MOXIE Will Aid The Design Of Future Generations Of MOXIE.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year, 9 months ago

    NASA’s Ingenuity Helicopter, On April 19, 2021, Made History By Becoming The First Aircraft To Make A Powered, Controlled Flight On Another Planet, And In This Case, Mars. The Image Of The Helicopter Was Captured By The Perseverance Rover, Parked About 211 feet Away, As Ingenuity Ascended To An Altitude Of 10 Feet, Then Hovered, Before Landing.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year, 10 months ago

    NASA’s Helicopter, Ingenuity, Has Touched Down On The Red Planet, Mars, On The 4th Of April, 2021, After Being Dropped Off By The Perseverance Rover. The 4 lbs Helicopter Will Now Depend On Its Solar Battery To Keep Its System Warm During The Cold Martian Night. The $85 Million Drone Is Expected To Make Its First Flight On April 11, 2021.

  • Latasha Pettway posted an update in the group Group logo of OtherOther 1 year, 11 months ago

    NASA’s Perseverance Rover Safely Landed On Mars On Feb. 18, 2021. The Rover’s Mission Is To Find Signs Of Life, Including Ancient Microbial Life On Mars. The Rover Would Characterize Mars’ Geology And Past Climate, Including Being The First Mission To Collect And Store Martian Rock And Regolith, Paving The Way For Human Exploration.

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