Next year Nasa will send a mission to Mars. The woman responsible for making the helicopter to be sent there – which is set to become the first aircraft to fly to another planet – is MiMi Aung.
At 16, MiMi traveled alone from Myanmar to the United States to access education. She is now one of the leading engineers at Nasa.
We understand what it is like to be a woman in space exploration and why her mother is her greatest inspiration.
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