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The Calvert Journal : Meet the pioneers running Kyrgyzstan’s all-woman space agency

Article published on the website of The Calvert Journal, on 10/09/2019 In a country where women are seen first and foremost as wives and mothers, Kyrgyzstan’s all-female space agency defies expectations. Aged between 18 and 24, the eight-woman team are building a one-kilo satellite that will be the country’s first foray into the cosmos as an ...