To develop Luciana's story and product line, American Girl worked with three women in the STEM field: a NASA Astronaut, a former NASA chief scientist and the CEO of the U.S. Space and Rocket Center. "I always want to encourage girls and boys to pursue their dreams, no matter how big, and I think it helps to show how those dreams can become reality for any kid".
There's no word yet on how much Luciana will set parents back, but the pricey dolls usually go for between $60 and $115 - and that doesn't include accessories. When girls download the American Girl app, they can scan her catalog to unlock space simulations, quizzes, challenges and more exclusive content. In a press release, the agency explains their involvement. The doll has brown eyes and dark hair, and a full product line including STEM-inspired outfits and accessories.
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American Girl announced its 2018 "Doll of the Year" as Luciana Vega, a STEM-loving 11-year-old who dreams of exploring Mars one day.
'I've been in space and fixed the Hubble space telescope, so I have some perspective on how we use robotics, how we train for robotics'.
The Luciana collection is available Jan.1 through American Girl's catalogue, at americangirl.com and at American Girl retail locations nationwide. President of American Girl Katy Dickson said Luciana is "a champion of STEM and a natural-born leader". Last year, Gabriela McBride, the first African-American Girl of the Year, also debuted on "Good Morning America".
Brainiac: 'Luciana is our first character that's really immersed in STEM, ' said Rebecca Dekuiper, a designer at American Girl.
And Moir is right behind her - warning that the unintended slight to Meghan's family was a "howler" of huge proportions. At one point she was as short as 16/1, with Aussie actress Margot Robbie the favourite at 9/2. "She always did.
Snipes-Garner told the Daily News that Garner suffered an asthma-induced heart attack on Saturday night. Eric Garner's oldest daughter, Erica, was a major force behind protests for justice for her father.
The memorial was set up outside the Minneapolis Police Department's 5th Precinct by a hate group called Identify Evropa on Friday. The memorial to Justine Ruszczyk Damond consisted of a framed portrait, candles, roses and signs reading "United We Stand".
He made it look easy, but it was a technique which is the result of hours of practice as well as natural Brazilian ability. He made amends six minutes after the restart by meeting Coutinho's delivery from a free-kick.
The signing, of course, brings into question if the Rockies will now attempt to re-sign last year's closer, Greg Holland . Holland made $15 million this year, but he did not exercise the $15 million player option after the 2017 season.
Apple's market capitalisation rose to $868bn in November, making it the world's most valuable publicly-traded company. Apple's retail chief, Angela Ahrendts , was the highest paid executive, bringing in $24,216,072.
A Muslim mob stabs 27-year old Coptic Christian Fam Khalaf to death in the southern City of Minya over a personal feud. One of the assailants was shot dead, while the other fled, according to initial reports .
Investigators said the device contained 200 grams (7 ounces) of explosives and was rigged with shrapnel to cause more damage. Russian President Vladimir Putin called the explosion at the Perekryostok supermarket on Kondratyevsky Avenue in St.
Winners could become $337 million richer if they hit Wednesday's jackpot, with an option to take home over $210 million in cash. Overall odds of winning are one in 305.5 million for Mega Millions , one in 292.2 million for Powerball .
Gaming Disorder added to list of 2018 diseases
Second, some research has indicated that "video game addiction" is not a stable construct and clinical impairment might be low. Not everyone who likes to play video games has gaming disorder - plenty of people play video games without getting a diagnosis.
Veteran news anchor Amanda Davis dies
On Sunday, the anchor posted to Facebook about celebrating Christmas after losing a loved one . Davis leaves behind her mother and her daughter, LA-based actress Melora Rivera .
Flu Bug Widespread Early in Arizona
Myth: Flu shots aren't always effective. . "There are currently flu cases on the island, so protect yourself and your family now". Employees miss an average of five workdays per year due to the flu, at a cost of about $200 per person for each lost day.
The cold, arctic air look to stick around into next week
A large area of high pressure from the north will sink southward over the next few days, keeping the chilly weather around. If you are towards southeastern Kentucky, most of your day has been under mostly cloudy skies with cold temperatures.
Julian Assange's official Twitter account not appearing
Reuters/Paul HackettWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange holds up CD's containing data on offshore bank account holders. There was no confirmation that Assange authored the alternative account and it was later suspended by Twitter.