|Astronaut Sally Ride|
Sally continued her work at NASA until 1987 when according to the bio site, she "became the director of the California Space Institute at the University of California, San Diego, as well as a professor of physics at the school in 1989. In 2001, she started her own company to create educational programs and products known as Sally Ride Science to help inspire girls and young women to pursue their interests in science and math. Ride served as president and CEO."
Listen to Sally talk about her experience on her first flight into space.
You Tube Video: Astronaut Sally Ride's First Flight into Space on the Challenger Shuttle
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