Google Celebrates Sally Ride with Four Doodles and an Animated Short

by Emily Alford
Today's Google Doodles celebrate the life and career of America's first female astronaut, Sally Ride, on what would have been her 64th birthday. In four touching Doodles, Google traces Ride's passions for science, teaching, and environmentalism. In one, Ride gazes at Earth from the space shuttle Challenger, onwhich she flew twice.Read the full article