Katherine G. Johnson was a computer for spaceflight missions back before NASA was NASA. And when all computers were human, and many were women, and black and white computers were kept in separate rooms.
And Katie and Mae spend an enchanting evening together at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, devouring cheese and drawing fly genitalia. 'Twas magical!
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