The People Rejoice
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The Woman Behind the First Black Hole Image
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Graduate, Katie Bouman led the development of a computer program that made the first black hole image breakthrough possible.
Then Internet Trolls Descended
Katie Bouman, a researcher who helped create the first image of a black hole, quickly gained internet fame Thursday for her role in the project after a photo of her went viral.
But internet trolls soon followed, questioning Bouman’s work and floating false claims that she did not have much of a role in the project. Colleagues rallied to her defense, but the situation highlighted the vitriol that women continue to face on the internet and the continued vulnerability of major internet platforms to trolling campaigns.
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'Don't Label Me,'
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DA knew Jeffrey Epstein was a dangerous pedophile when arguing for leniency