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The Women Who’ve Transformed A Mars Rover Into A Sassy Social Superstar

NASA is no stranger to social media. The space agency has been actively working to reach out to the public over the Internet for quite some time now. But NASA seems to have reached its high point so far in social media when it comes to the Mars Curiosity rover. The rover’sTwitter feed currently has over 930,000 followers, and its Facebook page has over 250,000 fans.

One of the things that makes these pages so engaging and popular is that they’re written in the first person.Curiosity, it turns out, has quite the brassy personality. She litters her twitter feed with pop culture references, tweetspeak, and a bold attitude.

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Anousheh Ansari

The first Woman Tourist to go into outer space happened to be Iranian Anousheh Ansari. Here she talks about how important this technology is for our future.

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