LEGO Ideas Women of Nasa 21312 Building Kit (231 Piece)

Explore the professions of some of the groundbreaking women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) with the LEGO Ideas Women of NASA set. It features minifigures of 4 pioneering women of NASA— astronomer and educator Nancy Grace Roman, computer scientist and entrepreneur Margaret Hamilton, astronaut, physicist and entrepreneur Sally Ride and astronaut, physician and engineer Mae Jemison—and 3 builds illustrating their areas of expertise. Role-play space exploration from planning to moon landing, beginning with the iconic scene from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1969 of Hamilton with software that she and her team programmed. Build the posable Hubble Space Telescope and launch a LEGO version of the Space Shuttle Challenger with 3 removable rocket stages. The set also includes a booklet about the 4 featured women of NASA, and the fan creator and LEGO designers of this fun and educational set.

Product Features

  • Features 3 LEGO builds illustrating the areas of expertise of the 4 featured women of NASA
  • Includes 4 minifigures: Nancy Grace Roman, Margaret Hamilton, Sally Ride and Mae Jemison
  • Nancy Grace Roman’s build features a posable Hubble Space Telescope with authentic details and a projected image of a planetary nebula
  • Margaret Hamilton’s build features a stack of book elements, representing the books of listings of Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC) onboard flight software source code
  • Sally Ride and Mae Jemison’s build features a launchpad and Space Shuttle Challenger with 3 removable rocket stages
  • Includes a booklet with building instructions, plus information about the 4 featured women of NASA, the set’s fan creator and the LEGO designers
  • Nancy Grace Roman’s build measures over 2″ (7cm) high, 3″ (9cm) wide and 2″ (6cm) deep, Margaret Hamilton’s build measures over 2″ (6cm) high, 3″ (8cm) wide and 1″ (4cm) deep
  • Sally Ride and Mae Jemison’s build measures over 4″ (12cm) high, 3″ (10cm) wide and 2″ (6cm) deep. Recommended age: 10 years and up

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3 Responses to LEGO Ideas Women of Nasa 21312 Building Kit (231 Piece)

  1. Primefan says:

    Five Stars

  2. J D says:

    Woman of NASA loves Women of NASA UPDATE: The price of this item should be ~$25 dollars – DO NOT overspend on this set!I have literally never actually owned a set of Legos in my life (my brother got all the good toys when we were kids) and am SO EXCITED to get this and gift as many as I can get! As a woman of NASA myself, I will proudly be displaying this in my cube. My only sore disappointment is the sad exclusion of Katharine Johnson from the set due to “inability to ascertain permission” – I haven’t been able…

  3. Anonymous says:

    The price for this LEGO set was relatively low given the popularity as well. Purchased and constructed after attempting several of the LEGO architecture series sets. This set was noticeably a step down or two in difficulty compared to the architecture line, but follows an similar line of sequencing. Given there are 3 small models to assemble, each one is subsequently fairly easy to assemble. My 5 year old who was able to complete portions independently on the architecture series sets (rated…

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