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These March for Science Posters Are Perfect for Women's History Month and Beyond

With the intention of bringing the momentum from the Women's March into March and beyond, Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya has created six customized posters... Read More »

Celebrating More than 50 Years of Women in Space

Tuesday marks an important day for women's strides in space. On June 16, 1963, Valentina Tereshkova of Ru ia became the first woman to go to space whe... Read More »

9 T-Shirts to Celebrate Women’s History Month All Year Long

Everyday representations of history-making women are becoming more frequent, whether they're depicted in LEGO form or via nece ary biopics. It's excit... Read More »

Escape Into Space with These Vintage Photos

Hundreds of people have flown in space since the first trip in 1961, but only 40 women have made the journey. After two female Ru ian cosmonauts compl... Read More »

On this Day: Mae Jemison Became the African-American Woman in Space

Mae Jemison always a umed she would go into space. "I wanted to explore because it was so mysterious. Where do we come from? I think that's a big part... Read More »

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This Day in History: Svetlana Savitskaya’s Space Walk

30 years ago today, Svetlana Savitskaya was welding metal in space. In the temperate outer space climate of minus 455 degrees fahrenheit, Svetlana tes... Read More »

Advice From Our Women in STEM

From Dr. Ruth to Sheryl Sandberg, the MAKERS in STEM have some great advice to share on how to succeed, marry the right person, and not take things to... Read More »

MAKERS launches MAKERSMonday

MAKERS Monday is a new themed franchise that starts every week off with an inspirational MAKERS video launch and gives a lens through which MAKERS wil... Read More »