Russia has had a funny history with female cosmonauts. While NASA had been tinkering with the idea of female astronauts, testing 25 extremely qualified women before choosing the Mercury 13, who passed all of the same tests as the Mercury 7 men with flying colors, they decided to “go another … Continue reading
Many of you are familiar with Camilla Corona, NASA STEM Ambassador, but we’d like to introduce you to another Space Chicken: Lucie Poulet, @Space_Chicken_. Lucie is currently a member of the HI-SEAS Mission 2 Crew, her second experience as an analog astronaut in a simulated Mars environment. … Continue reading
I defend my parents’ decision; they did the best they could. It is not their fault that the people they trusted turned out to be liars.
To understand my struggle, let me explain a little bit about my upbringing. I grew up in small Texas towns, the sort … Continue reading
Choosing the right person to be the first featured on this site should have been a difficult process, there are so many inspiring geeky women to choose from! After considering many criteria the same name kept coming up – Shannon Moore, more commonly known as @ageekmom. She sat down … Continue reading