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  • Sally Ride's statue in, Junipero Serra's out? Great idea!

    To the editor: What a wonderful gesture that puts California in a positive light. Putting a statue of the late astronaut Sally Ride in the U.S. Capitol is symbolic of California's commitment to education and inclusiveness. ("State senator wants Sally Ride statue in U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hall," Feb. 4)
  • China's 1st female astronaut becomes mom, resumes training

    China's first female astronaut has begun training for her next mission after having a baby, state media reported Friday. The selection of China's female astronauts had been somewhat controversial because of a reported preference for married women who...

    State senator wants Sally Ride statue in U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hall

    State senator wants Sally Ride statue in U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hall
    A California state senator is proposing to place a statue of pioneering astronaut Sally Ride in the U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hall, which would make Ride the first woman to represent California and the first known gay person to be included in the...

    In space, tiny women rule

    In space, tiny women rule
    In February of 1960, the American magazine Look ran a cover story that asked, "Should a Girl Be First in Space?" It was a sensational headline representing an audacious idea at the time. And as we all know, the proposal fell short. In 1961, NASA sent Alan...

    Tuesday's Highlights: 'Joshua Bell: A YoungArts Masterclass' on HBO

    Tuesday's Highlights: 'Joshua Bell: A YoungArts Masterclass' on HBO
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 12 - 18, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES 30 for 30 This new episode recalls the 1989...