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Yi So-yeon

The very first Korean to fly into space, building South Korea the 3rd country to truly have a woman as its first space traveler. She was a researcher and gained her doctorate in biotech systems. She flew aboard Soyuz TMA-12 in 2008. She grew up by her parents in Gwangju, South Korea. She was created within the same nation as musical designer Psy.

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