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Away on Netflix: stills from Hilary Swank’s new sci-fi drama

Netflix’s Away is one small step for sci-fi, one giant leap for womankind

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Kayleigh Dray
  • Netflix Space Force
    Long Reads

    The gripping true stories of the Apollo 11 Space Wives

  • Christina Koch and Jessica Meir
    Life

    Finally, an all-female spacewalk is under way – this is why it matters

  • Life

    Everything we know about Natalie Portman’s new space drama Lucy in the Sky

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Life

4 things you never knew went into space travel from a female space engineer

From spacesuit design to underwater stations

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Astronaut Barbie has landed
Life

Astronaut Barbie has landed, and it’s one giant leap for women in STEM

NASA recently confirmed it is finally sending a woman to the moon.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

NASA had to cancel its all-female spacewalk for a pretty bleak reason

“I guess sexism really can transcend the Earthly plane.”

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Moya Crockett
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Christina Koch: astronaut
Visible Women

NASA has finally announced its first all-female spacewalk

These women are making a big step for womankind

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Rachel Brown
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Anna-Marie Crowhurst
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The remarkable true story of Mae Jemison, the first woman of colour in space

Her list of achievements is truly out of this world

Visible Women

NASA engineers genuinely thought women astronauts would need make-up in space

So they made them these handy space make-up kits!

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Moya Crockett
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