HIDDEN FIGURES: Ellen Ochoa and Jane Goodall

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  • Birth

    Birth
    Jane Goodall was born in Hampstead, England.
  • Birth

    Birth
    Ellen Ochoa was born in Los Angeles, California.
  • Trip to Gombe

    Trip to Gombe
    Jane Goodall and her mother went to the Gombe Stream Chimpanzee Reserve in Tanzania.
  • Chimpanzees eat meat

    Chimpanzees eat meat
    Jane made the observation of a group of chimps eating a bushpig.
  • Chimpanzees make and use tools

    Chimpanzees make and use tools
    Jane observed chimpanzees making tools to extract termites from their mounds.
  • Graduation from high school

    Graduation from high school
    Ellen graduated from the high school La Mesa, in California.
  • Foundation of the Jane Goodall Institute

    Foundation of the  Jane Goodall Institute
    Jane Goodall creates her organization to continue her chimpanzee research. [https://www.janegoodall.org/]
  • Electrical Doctorate

    Electrical Doctorate
    Ellen was doctorated in Electrical Engineering in Stanford.
  • Jane becomes an activist

    Jane becomes an activist
    Jane attends the first ‘Understanding Chimpanzees’ conference in Chicago.
  • Selected by NASA

    Selected by NASA
    Ellen was selected by NASA to become an astronaut.
  • Space Astronaut

    Space Astronaut
    Ellen became an astronaut. To be precise, she was the first Hispanic female astronaut.
  • First Spaceflight of Ellen Ochoa

    First Spaceflight of Ellen Ochoa
    Her first trip to space was in the Shuttle Discovery.
  • Second spaceflight of Ellen Ochoa

    Second spaceflight of Ellen Ochoa
    Her second space trip was in the Atlantis Space Shuttle.
  • Third Spaceflight of Ellen Ochoa

    Third Spaceflight of Ellen Ochoa
    Her third space trip was again in the Discovery.
  • Forth Spaceflight of Ellen Ochoa

    Forth Spaceflight of Ellen Ochoa
    Her forth space trip was again in the Atlantis.
  • UN messenger of peace

    UN messenger of peace
    Jane Goodall is named UN messenger of peace.
  • Ellen Ochoa: director of the Johnson Space Center

    Ellen Ochoa: director of the Johnson Space Center
    She became the Director of the Johnson Space Center. [https://www.nasa.gov/centers/johnson/home/index.html]