Sally Ride: A timeless inspiration for women in science
An unforgettable life
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CELEBRITY Sally Ride birthday
Sally Ride came into the public eye in the 1980s when she shattered the glass ceiling by becoming the first north american female astronaut to be sent into space. Her legacy and work in academia continued to and will continue to influence women and girls for years to come. Check out the following gallery and reminisce about a woman who was a pioneer for women in both science and space travel.