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UNIT 9 MAE JEMISON

MAE JEMISON

Mae Jemison is an African-American girl. She wanted to be a scientist and an astronaut.

She speaks Japanese, Russian, Swahili and English. She studied chemical engineering and Medicine and finally she is the first African-American woman to travel to the space. She travels to the space with the spaceship and she works in a space station. In the space she can see hundred and thousand natural and amazing events.

When she is in the space station she wears a space suit and she eats cereals, rice and hamburgers. She sleeps in a special sleeping bag and she goes to sleep at seven o'clock.

Mae Jemison study the solar system. There are eight planets (Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune) , the Moon, the Sun and comets. The Moon is a satellite and the Sun is a star. It is possible to use telescope to see these natural phenomena.

Jemison is also a professor at Cornell University and Dartmouth College. She participates in several scientific organizations such as the American Medical Association, the American Chemical Society, the Association for Space Explorers and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

QUESTIONS:

- Where is Mae Jemison from?

- Does she achieve her dream?

- What's your favourite planet? Why?

- Do you want to be an astronaut? Why?

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