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Astronaut and Science Advocate Sally Ride

  • Aired: 06/16/2010
  • 26:46
  • Rating: NR
When Sally Ride launched into orbit on the shuttle Challenger in 1983, she became the first American woman to fly in space. After a long career with NASA, Ride turned her professional focus to a lifelong passion: passing along her love of science to young people - especially young women and girls.
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Sally Ride is the first American woman to fly in space.
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