Archived// Women in STEM: Astronaut Series
This toy is part of our Classics Collection and is not currently available to purchase.
A set of 6 astronaut/cosmonaut peg dolls in the likeness of 6 iconic woman in STEM. This set includes:
– Valentina Tereshkova – The first woman ever to fly in space (16th June 1963).
– Dr Helen Sharmen – Britain’s first Astronaut.
– Dr Shannon Lucid – A Veteran of space flight, holding a total of 5,354 hours (223 days) in space!
– Kalpana Chawla – First Woman of Indian origin and deployed the Spartan Satellite.
– Mae C. Jemison – The first black woman in space, as mission specialist aboard the shuttle Endeavour Mae did a total of 126 orbits of the earth.
– Svetlana Savitskaya – The first woman to do a space walk!
The set comes with individual fact files outlining their epic adventures.
Each peg doll is 6.5cm tall, 37mm wide and CE tested. Made in Britain.
To celebrate International Woman’s week, 15% of each sale goes to Small Steps Project. http://www.smallstepsproject.org/