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Karina Carrington in Women in Space

Women in Space: Profiles of the First American Women Astronauts

2000 NR

Meet the elite group of women who shot through the glass ceiling of the U.S. astronaut program and ended up in outer space. This documentary recounts the amazing stories of these role models and features incredible flight footage from their journeys. You'll meet physicist Sally Ride, the first American woman to enter space; NASA administrator Mary Cleave; chemist Anna Fisher; and others. Karina Carrington hosts the program.