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First Female Spacewalking Team, Including Jewish Astronaut Make History

(The Times of Israel)

The world’s first female spacewalking team made history high above Earth.

NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir, whose father is Israeli, exited the International Space Station on Friday, the first time in a half-century of spacewalking that a woman floated out without a male crewmate. Their job was to fix a broken part of the station’s solar power network.

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