Yan Ping: An Awesome Woman in Science

Hey guys!

Most of you have probably heard about New Horizons successfully making it to Pluto. (YAY)! What you may not know is that the person responsible for designing the trajectory was Yan Ping, an amazing woman in science! Not only did the fly-by make it to Pluto, but it was only 70 seconds off of its projected flight time. A flight time that was 9 years, and covered a span of 3 billion miles. She is incredible!

Also, 25% of the New Horizons team is female! Go ladies!


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