The First Woman In Space Was Soviet. до свидания America.
“To this: On June 16, 1963, Valentina Tereshkova rocketed into history aboard Vostok 6, the first woman in space—an achievement now marking its 50th anniversary. So how did she do it? How did a small town girl with little formal education beat out a slew of more qualified candidates to help the Soviets achieve yet another milestone in the race for space?”
The question has a remarkable answer in Christopher DeFilippis’s podcast at DeFlip Side. Science. Fiction And Beyond... We’re recommending it. Happy Father’s Day.