10 influential Black scientists you need to know

Dollita Okine June 14, 2023
Neil deGrasse Tyson receiving Stephen Hawking Science Medal at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Photo credit: Thor Nielsen / NTNU

Throughout history, Black scientists have consistently showcased their remarkable ingenuity through groundbreaking inventions, despite facing significant barriers and being denied access to the resources that could have propelled them even further.

Their stories are rooted in unwavering determination and a resolute refusal to accept the limitations imposed by the system. They defied societal norms and became pioneers in their respective fields, breaking down barriers and opening doors for generations to come.

In recognition of their exceptional tenacity and remarkable achievements, here are 10 influential Black scientists you should know.

Last Edited by:Sandra Appiah Updated: June 16, 2023


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