Back in February, Lego revealed it would be turning Maia Weinstock's Women of NASA Lego Ideas submission into an official set, and this morning we have our first look at the production versions of the tiny dioramas and minifigures that will be available starting on November 1 for $US25. You may notice one rather major heroine is missing.
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Back in the early '60s, hundreds of thousands of people worked together to send NASA astronauts to the moon on the first Apollo missions. Today, Margaret H. Hamilton -- the lead for MIT's nascent software engineering division, who wrote software for Apollo 11's guidance and navigation, and also the person who coined the term 'software engineering' -- was awarded the United States' highest civilian honour.