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On June 18, 1983, a young physicist from California took her seat aboard the space shuttle and launched into history. On that date, Sally Ride became the first American woman in space as a mission specialist on STS-7. #WomensHistoryMonth

Astronaut Sally Ride, mission specialist on monitors control panels from the pilot’s chair on the Flight Deck of the Space Shuttle Challenger in this NASA handout photo dated June Floating in front of her is a flight procedures notebook.

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Neil D. Short is raising funds for The Law of Lunativity on Kickstarter! A Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) short film about a woman beating the odds and reaching for the moon - literally!

The Golden Age of NASA: every US space mission from Mercury to the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.

The Golden Age of NASA Infographic shared by Dec 2014 in Science Every US space mission from Mercury to Apollo-Soyuz with astronauts color-coded by selection group.

Godspeed Sally    Ride takes a last look at Houston before taking off in a T-38 jet, bound for NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida three days before becoming the first U.S. woman in space.

Sally Ride Image Gallery

Sally Ride (July As a physicist, engineer, astronaut, and educator, Sally Kristen Ride blazed a trail and became an icon as the first American woman to fly in space.

The pair started seeing each other after Ride’s historic NASA flight in 1983. O’Shaughnessy claims that her partner never let her astounding accomplishments go to her head. | "I Would've Married Her In A Heartbeat": Astronaut Sally Ride As Seen Through Her Partner's Eyes

"I Would've Married Her In A Heartbeat": Astronaut Sally Ride As Seen Through Her Partner's Eyes

The pair started seeing each other after Ride’s historic NASA flight in O’Shaughnessy claims that her partner never let her astounding accomplishments go to her head.

Anneliese Michel - the inspiration for The Exorcism of Emily Rose. Is her story true, or a sad tale of abuse?

Anneliese Michel - the inspiration for The Exorcism of Emily Rose. Is her story true, or a sad tale of abuse? A very scary recording of the exorcism.

Caroline Paul--firefighter. She is my hero!! Read her story when I was a kid and decided to become a firefighter!!

She is my hero! Read her story when I was a kid and decided to become a firefighter!

Sally Ride

Sally Ride (May 1951 – July an American physicist and a former NASA astronaut.Ride joined NASA in and in 1983 became the first American woman to enter space.

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“President Obama posthumously honored Sally Ride, female NASA astronaut in space, w/ today.

Sally Ride and life partner Tam O'Shaughnessy

Why Sally Ride waited until her death to tell the world she was gay (Photo: American Library Association) From left to right: Sally Ride, Tam O'Shaughnessy.

"The stars don't look bigger, but they look brighter." RIP Sally Ride 1951-2012, First woman astronaut who broke barriers in space travel and motivated girls to pursue STEM careers.

Tip A Forty Of Tang For Pioneering Astronaut And All-Around Awesome Person Sally Ride

June NASA astronaut Sally Ride becomes the first U. woman in space when she launches on the mission of the space shuttle Challenger. Ride remains the youngest American astronaut to be launched into space. 50 Years of Women In Space (Photo Gallery)

USA: Clara Barton; Founder of the American Red Cross. Women we admire; influential women in history #Lottie dolls #herstory

Clara Barton was the founder of the American Red Cross and one of the most influential women in history. :D And you've probably never heard of her, sadly.

On the eve of the 30th anniversary of Sally Ride’s historic launch into space, NASA announced today that 4 of its 8 new astronauts are women.

NASA selects eight new astronauts, including four women, on eve of 30th anniversary of historic Sally Ride launch into space

NASA selects eight new astronauts, including four women, on eve of anniversary of historic Sally Ride launch into space

Teaching kids to code - Even if you have never coded a thing before in your life, you really can help your kids learn to code AND it is super fun :-)

Get teaching kids to code

Great resources for helping kids learn to code: Daisy The Dinosaur, ScratchJr, Hopscotch & more (via mumsmakelists)

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