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Tribute to Leonard Nimoy by astronaut Samantha Christofretti, in space

Kalpana Chawla - first Indian American astronaut and first Indian woman in space. She was unfortunately one of the seven crew members killed in the disastrous Columbia Space Shuttle explosion.

On June 18th, 1983 Dr. Sally Ride became the first American woman to fly in space. Her accomplishments came to symbolize women's achievements in an all male-dominated fields and overnight she became one of the most famous women in American History. The film is the story of Sally Ride a woman space pioneer, as told by herself and several family and friends who shared in her successes.

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Fair Ophelia iPhone & iPod Case by Mandie Manzano

Typography poster designed by me! Chris Hadfield quote - Don't let life kick you Art Print

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5 Memorable Moments From Astronaut's Time in Space

PHOTO: In this photo posted on Twitter, May 3, 2015, and provided by NASA, Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti sips espresso from a cup designed for use in zero-gravity, on the International Space Station.

Helen Keller as a child with her dog in 1887

Alan Shepard waits to become the first American in space, Cape Canaveral (1961) Photograph by NASA

Julia Roberts: Her smile & laughter are contagious.

Guion Bluford, the first African American in Space