Another Space Race and A Woman’s Place

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

Interview With A Geek Mom

Shannon takes one of the ultimate selfies during the STS-129 NASA Tweetup.

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