Your guide to Arts & Culture in the Central Rappahannock River Region

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MAR 19
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During World War II, when the newly created Jet Propulsion Laboratory needed quick-thinking mathematicians to calculate jet velocities and plot missile trajectories, they recruited an elite group of young women – known as human computers – who, with only pencil, paper, and mathematical prowess, transformed rocket design and helped bring about America’s first ballistic missiles.

This lecture is sponsored by The Gemini 3 Group.