7 Indigenous Pioneers You Need to Know

Thank you Popular Mechanics for posting this list of indigenous scientists, engineers, and inventors! List includes:

Mary Golda Ross, Mathematician and Engineer, Cherokee Nation
Bertha Parker, Archaeologist, Seneca Nation
John Herrington, NASA Astronaut, Chickasaw Nation
Susan La Flesche Picotte, Physician, Omaha Nation
Aaron Yazzie, NASA Mechanical Engineer, Diné (Navajo Nation)
Xiye Bastida, Climate Activist, Otomi-Toltec Nation in Mexico
Thomas David Petite, Inventor, Fond du Lac Band of the Lake Superior Chippewa Nation

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