I wrote about Margaret Hamilton, the programmer who designed the self-diagnosing co-routines in NASA’s moon mission software. [stderr] Her achievements are righteously legendary.
Lego has done a series of figures based on the women who helped get men to the moon, back, and into the lime-light. [lego]
And there’s Katherine Johnson [stderr]
Whenever I hear the phrase “men went to the moon” I think of my first truelove, Rachel R., who used to wear a shirt that asked: “If they can send one man to the moon, why not send all of them?” Ooooooo… wait: I know what someone‘s getting for xmas instead of soap, this year. Spreadshirt, here I come!