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sciencefictiongallery:

Richard Powers - More Than Human, 1953.

sciencefictiongallery:

Richard Powers - More Than Human, 1953.

proteus7:


Richard Powers

proteus7:

Richard Powers

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mellomymind:

Astronomical illustrations by Étienne Léopold Trouvelot

npr:

If your image of a computer programmer is a young man, there’s a good reason: It’s true. Recently, many big tech companies revealed how few of their female employees worked in programming and technical jobs. Google had some of the highest rates: 17 percent of its technical staff is female.
It wasn’t always this way. Decades ago, it was women who pioneered computer programming — but too often, that’s a part of history that even the smartest people don’t know.
The Forgotten Female Programmers Who Created Modern Tech
Photo: Courtesy of University of Pennsylvania

npr:

If your image of a computer programmer is a young man, there’s a good reason: It’s true. Recently, many big tech companies revealed how few of their female employees worked in programming and technical jobs. Google had some of the highest rates: 17 percent of its technical staff is female.

It wasn’t always this way. Decades ago, it was women who pioneered computer programming — but too often, that’s a part of history that even the smartest people don’t know.

The Forgotten Female Programmers Who Created Modern Tech

Photo: Courtesy of University of Pennsylvania

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60s Skype - the world’s very first “PICTUREPHONE set” unveiled at the World’s Fair, 1964. (From the Bell Telephone Magazine, 1964, via Prelinger Archive).

publicdomainreview:

60s Skype - the world’s very first “PICTUREPHONE set” unveiled at the World’s Fair, 1964. (From the Bell Telephone Magazine, 1964, via Prelinger Archive).

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jellobiafrasays:

living together in tomorrow’s world (1976)

jellobiafrasays:

living together in tomorrow’s world (1976)

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