Sexism in Space? - ISS SSTV Image of Pioneering Cosmonaut
I went back and forth on different ways to title this video. I didn't want to make it only about how this cosmonaut was a woman, and I considered some more gender specific titles, and some less gender specific titles, but this is what I ended up with, something somewhere in-between.

To be honest, the main reason I wanted to include gender in the title is because I thought more people would want to view it if it referenced this cosmonaut's uncommon gender. It's a click-baity thing to do, you might say. I'm open to feedback on any of these issues.

Regardless, I hope you like the video aside from what I chose to title it!

I received this image of cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya from the ham

radio transmitter on board the International Space Station on June 19th

2016 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Videos shown at the end:

"Failed ISS Slow Scan TV!"

"Coolest ISS Slow Scan TV Image!

"My First Perfect ISS SSTV Image!"

For more info on ISS SSTV see my "ISS SSTV Reception Hints" article:

73, John Brier KG4AKV

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