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Women pioneers to be focus as World Space Week kicks off today
04/10/2021 05:22 PM | Click to read full article
‘Women in Space’ is the theme of World Space Week that begins Monday. It runs annually from 4 October to 10 October in 95 countries. It is considered the largest space event in the world, with over 8,000 programs and activities. These include educational outreach, government events, and activities for school children.
In India, there are events planned with women speakers in the space industry between 4 and 11 October, followed by a week of space educational outreach.