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Latinos in Space

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Latinos in Space

Latinos in Space

Latinos in Space

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Astronauts Ellen Ochoa and Jose Hernandez captured the imaginations of many Latinos who dreamed of going to space. Latinos also contributed to space exploration...like engineer Candy Torres.

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