African American Scientists...

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Ralph Bunche was an American political scientist, academic, and diplomat who received the 1950 Nobel Peace Prize for his late mediation in Israel. He was the first African American and person of color to be so honored in the history of the prize. Black History Facts, Black History Month, Person Of Color, Jackson, By Any Means Necessary, Nobel Peace Prize, Black Pride, African Diaspora, Portraits


Ralph Johnson Bunche, diplomat and political scientist, was the first African American and person of color to receive a Nobel Peace Prize for mediation in Palestine in 1950. He was born August 7, 1903...

Carver was one of the best known African Americans of his era. Best known for his research on peanuts. Carver was a big inspiration for African Americans. Carver had a rough childhood. This website will go into more detail on his childhood. African American Inventors, African American History, Famous Black Inventors, George Washington Carver, Lovers Day, People Of Interest, Black History Month, History Books, African Americans

George Washington Carver (January 1864[1][2] – January 5, 1943), was an American scientist, botanist, educator, and inventor. The exact day and year of his birth are unknown; he is believed to have been born into slavery in Missouri in January 1864.[1]

 Ben Carson - A shining example of a gifted African American boy who struggled his way through education in the ghetto to become a leading surgeon. The book "Gifted Hands" is a great biography that can be used with culturally diverse gifted students. African American Scientists, African American History, African Americans, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Kings & Queens, Dr Ben, Black Men Hairstyles, Ben Carson, My Black Is Beautiful

African American Scientists

The activities in this lesson will help you learn more about what scientists do by exploring the careers of prominent African Americans in science, mathematics, and technology.