Text: Breen, Steve. “Katherine Johnson, Nasa Legend. ” The San Diego Union-tribune. https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/opinion/steve-breen/story/2020-02-24/katherine-johnson-nasa-mathematician-dies-at-101. Steve Breen, The San Diego Union-tribune https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/opinion/steve-breen/story/2020-02-24/katherine-johnson-nasa-mathematician-dies-at-101
The editorial cartoon doesn’t have a direct link to “statistics” in May 2021 TOK essay Prescribed title #4. However, they are of course extremely important during all stages of missions to space. Statistics are also key when looking at gender and the role of gender in sciences and mathematics which as the building blocks of space flight.
With this RLE the essay needs to be centered on whether statistics conceal or reveal. You could look at some successful and unsuccessful space programs and see what kind of a role statistics played.