Find Where the Wind Goes
Dr. Jemison inspires and encourages audiences as she shares the achievements and obstacles presented in her own life, always bringing sense of humor to each story she tells.
Exploring the Frontiers of Science and Human Potential
Dedicating her life’s work to scientific, technological, and medical advancements, Dr. Jemison explores the frontiers of science and the human potential.
An Aptitude for the Sciences
Mae C. Jemison blasted into orbit aboard the space shuttle Endeavour September 12, 1992. A chemical engineer, medical doctor, astronaut, professor, area Peace Corps medical officer in West Africa, lecturer and entrepreneur, Dr. Jemison’s prolific accomplishments have advanced our understanding of space and the earth’s resources. Dr. Jemison is dedicated to promoting widespread science literacy and the design and development of sustainable technologies for the benefit of all residents of this planet.
Innovating Medical Technology
Dr. Mae C. Jemison is currently leading 100 Year Starship (100YSS) an initiative seed funded by DOD’s Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) to assure the capability for human interstellar space travel to another star is possible within the next 100 years. Dr. Jemison resigned from NASA in March 1993 and founded The Jemison Group, Inc. to focus on the beneficial integration of science and technology into our everyday lives. Dr. Jemison has also developed the BioSentient Corporation, a medical technology company that develops and markets mobile equipment worn to monitor the body’s vital signs and train people to respond favorably in stressful situations. Originally designed to control motion sickness, BioSentient’s technology presents significant opportunities across a wide spectrum of health and human performance areas.
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