Friday, January 11, 2019 – Native in the Spotlight: Aaron Yazzie » Native America CallingAaron Yazzie’s (Navajo) work is literally out of this world. Lately, the NASA mechanical engineer’s main job is designing the machinery gathering information 140 million miles away on the surface of Mars. In November he and his fellow scientists celebrated the end of an anxious six months, waiting for the successful flight and deployment of […]
Returning an old favor, Irish communities help Native Americans during COVIDMore than 170 years ago, Native Americans offered support to the Irish during the Irish Potato Famine, and today, Irish communities are returning the favor as Native Americans are hit hard during the coronavirus pandemic. TODAY with Hoda & Jenna shares the story.