Space Race

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Dean Marriner
Going to the moon is scary too knowing the possibility of no rescue at least at the time

Well, they had fun on the Moon 😂

Astronaut, a vocationMan’s first steps on the Moon in 1969 and soon on the planet Mars, stays longer and longer in space… Manned space missions are the ultimate adventures of humanity, always in search of pushing back boundaries of its knowledge and of its borders. Astronauts are the heroes of these adventures and ambassadors of… Read more

Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova (born 6 March is the first woman in space, having been selected from more than four hundred applicants and five finalists to pilot Vostok 6 on 16 June In order to join the Cosmonaut Corps, Tereshkova was only hono

Fifty years ago, first woman to fly in space wore world's first mission patch | collectSPACE

Valentina Tereshkova, who 50 years ago on June 16 launched aboard the Soviet Union's Vostok 6, set a record by becoming the first woman in space. But her gender wasn't the only way that Tereshkova contributed to the cultural history of space exploration — she also wore the first (hidden) mission patch.

The Apollo 11 Lunar Module ascent stage, with Astronauts Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. aboard, is photographed from the Command and Service Modules in lunar orbit. This view is looking west with the earth rising above the lunar horizon.

Apollo 11 Lunar Module ascent stage photographed from Command Module

Description The Apollo 11 Lunar Module ascent stage, with Astronauts Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. aboard, is photographed from the Command and Service Modules in lunar orbit. This view is looking west with the earth rising above the lunar horizon. Astronaut Michael Collins, command module pilot, remained with the Command/Service Module in lunar orbit while Armstrong and Aldrin explored the Moon. The Lunar Module is approaching from below. The mare area in the background is…

NASA’s first all-women spacewalk features Michigan native Cosmos, Nasa Space Pictures, Nasa Photos, Nasa Images, Michigan, Nasa History, Space Photography, Space Race, Astronauts In Space

NASA's first all-women spacewalk features Michigan native

From the two astronauts to the flight director and flight controller, the team will embark on an expected seven-hour spacewalk outside of the International Space Station. One of these astronauts, Christina Hammock Koch, happens to be a Grand Rapids native.

Space Shuttle - launch and re-entry suit - John Young. Note - it's similar in appearence to the high altitude suit Nasa Space Program, Number Art, Space Fashion, Space Race, Space Shuttle, Space Exploration, Outer Space, Science Fiction, Sci Fi

Awesome Photos of NASA Equipment Tests

There's no hardware as cool as space hardware. And there's nothing cooler than watching astronauts and scientists testing out equipment to take us off-world — even equipment that was never used. Here are our favorite images of NASA testing its equipment on Earth.

Gemini 11 EVA at speed 1966 space mission of Gemini XI, which featured astronauts Charles “Pete” Conrad Jr.

Gemini 11 EVA at 15x speed

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Gemini Titan Launch Art Print by Stu Shepherd. All prints are professionally printed, packaged, and shipped within 3 - 4 business days. Choose from multiple sizes and hundreds of frame and mat options.

Gemini Titan Launch Art Print by Stu Shepherd

Gemini Titan Launch art print by Stu Shepherd. Our art prints are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All art prints include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.

Docked Apollo 9 command service module beyond and the lunar module.

Special Reports | Valued exposure: Apollo 9

A daily photograph from the archives

Buy the NASA Mercury 9 Astronaut Gordon Cooper Portrait Photo Print for sale at The McMahan Photo Art Gallery and Archive. Gordon Cooper, Science Fiction, Project Mercury, Space Fashion, Nasa Astronauts, Hero Movie, Space Race, The Right Stuff, Space Program

5 Astronauts More Badass Than Any Action Movie Hero

Please excuse the brevity of this article. A true list of everyone who was awesome in space should be everyone who ever went to space.

Mercury astronaut Alan Shepard prepares for testing in a capsule of the U. Navy’s centrifuge in Johnsville, Pennsylvania, Astronauts In Space, Nasa Astronauts, Steampunk Machines, Project Mercury, Neil Armstrong, Major Tom, Vintage Space, Space Race, Space And Astronomy

Astronaut Alan B. Shepard Jr.

Astronaut Alan B. Shepard Jr. prepares for testing in a capsule of the U.S. Navy's centrifuge at Johnsville, Pennsylvania. Shepard would go on to be the first American to enter space. Image # : G60-02402 Date: January 1, 1960

Apollo space suit replica at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library.

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Step Inside the Russian Spacesuit Factory

PopMech travels to Tomilino, Russia, to a factory that has been building Russian spacesuits for 60-plus years.

Suited test subject equipped with Gemini 12 Life Support System and waist tethers for extravehicular activity.