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Astronaut

Sheyna Gifford

Sheyna Gifford’s passion for both scientific exploration and writing has enabled her to work for NASA in many different capacities, from science journalist to health and safety officer on a year-long simulated mission to Mars.

Judith Resnik

The second female American astronaut to travel into space, Judith Resnik is remembered for her death in the tragic Challenger explosion.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Astronaut." (Viewed on January 17, 2018) <https://jwa.org/taxonomy/term/23139>.

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