Dr. Mae Jemison
About the first African American woman astronaut.

Yuri Gagarin
Article about the Russian astronaut, the first man in space.

Glenn, John Herschel, Jr.
From the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

Guion Bluford
Biography of the first African American to go into space.

Dr. Sally Ride
Biography of the first American woman to orbit the earth.

Dr. Ronald McNair
A brief biography of one of the Challenger astronauts.

Ellen Ochoa
Biography of the Hispanic engineer and astronaut.

Brief biographies of two Canadian astronauts, Roberta Bondar and Ken Money.

Eileen Marie Collins
Official NASA biography of the first woman to command the Space Shuttle.

Ellen Ochoa
NASA's biography of this three-time mission payload specialist.

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