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Author's Note: Famous Black Engineers Throughout History

Let's just reiterate: Only 5 percent of the engineers in the United States are black, whereas black people make up about 12 percent of the total population. Yes, there have been some amazing accomplishments from black men and women in the field. But that doesn't mean there's not quite a bit of room to keep engineering change.

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