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Mae Jemison

Doctor Mae Carol Jemison is the first African American astronaut to go into space. She is a physician and is active in promoting science education among minorities. Questions about her history and current activities are found here.

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What is Mae jemison mother father name?

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her father is charlie jemison and mother is Dorothy Jemision

Why did Mae jemison leave NASA?

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why did Mae jemison leave nasa

Why was it so important to Mae not go to the gallows?

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It was so important for Mae to not go to the gallows because she couldn't die and if they tried to hang her, the secret of her immortality would be out.

Do Mae Jemison have grandparents?

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Yes, Mae Jemison likely had grandparents. Like most individuals, she would have had maternal and paternal grandparents.

How many did Mae jemison go in to space?

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Once or twice.

How does Mae jemison's acheivments affect us today?

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nwo white ppl know african american s are in space too expecially thee womens

What did Mae c jemison do that was important?

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she studied to be a doctor, teacher but what she wanted was to go in space. so she went and graduated from doctor and teacher and then on of her family member taught her how to fly a plan and then went to take classes of how to fly known as training and was known as the fist african_american ]women to fly in an airplane to space

What school did Mae jemison graduate from?

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Mae Jemison went to Morgan Park High School in Chicago, Illinois. Then, at the age of 16, she went to Stanford University and graduated with a bachlers degree in chemical engineering and in Afro-American Studies. They were both achieved in 1977. In 1981 she graduated from Cornell University's medical school.

What pet did Mae Jemison have?

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Mae Jemison had two pets both where dogs

What was Mae jemisons pets name?

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Jemison had a great love for dance from a young age

What is Mae Jemison's hobby?

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As a medical doctor and the first African-American women in space, her main hobbies seem to be research and improving her mind. She also has an interest in children. She wrote her memoirs in a book directed towards children and founded a science camp for kids.

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being a astronaut and a medical and she getting degrees

What are the books Mae jemison wrote?

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find where the wind blows

What awards did Mae Jemison?

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1988 Essence Science and Technology Award 1990 Gamma Sigma Gamma Woman of the Year 1991 McCall's 10 Outstanding Women for the 90s 1991 Pumpkin Magazine's (a Japanese Monthly) One of the Women for the Coming New Century 1992 Johnson Publications Black Achievement Trailblazers Award 1993 National Women's Hall of Fame 1993 Ebony magazine 50 Most Influential women 1993 Kilby Science Award 1993 Montgomery Fellow, Dartmouth 1993 People magazine's "50 Most Beautiful and sexy People in the World" 1993 Turner Trumpet Award 2002 listed among the 100 Greatest African Americans according to Molefi Kete Asante.[33] 2003 Intrepid Award by the National Organization for girls[34] 2004 International Space Hall of Fame NASA Space Flight Medal

What are Mae Jemison accomplishment?

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Mae Jemison got famous by becoming the first African American woman to travel in space (NASA)

Who was Mae Jemisons oldest sibling?

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well mae jemison really did go to college and did get her batchlors degree but most importantly she changed it several times, because she didn't really know what she wanted atb that time so there it is8)

Who did Mae Jemison get married to?

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she has a husband named bob

What struggles Mae Jemison?

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i think it was how she got an airplane

What did Mae jemison become when she retired?

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Mae Jemison became a teacher at Dartmouth school when she retired.