Coronavirus reminds us we are organisms in an environment - Resilience
The first pandemic in a century is forcefully and sadly reminding all of us that Darwin was right about our place in the natural world, more specifically, that we will never be outside of it.
Dog space suits for the earliest canine cosmonauts
Even before Laika set paw in Sputnik 2, Soviet researchers sent dogs into higher altitudes than any canine creature had traveled before. To help keep those dogs safe—and to test the equipment that would allow humans to eventually reach orbit—these scientists created high pressure suits, complete with helmets fitted to dogs' heads.
ISS026-E-020932 (27 Jan. 2011) --- Backdropped by Earth's horizon and the blackness of space, the International Space Station's Canadarm2 grapples the unpiloted Japanese Kounotori2 H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV2) as it approaches the station. NASA astronaut Catherine (Cady) Coleman and European Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli, both Expedition 26 flight engineers, used the station's robotic arm to attach the HTV2 to the Earth-facing port of the station's Harmony node. The attachment was…
NASA Apollo Saturn V to launch as LEGO brick model set on June 1 | collectSPACE
The countdown has begun for the launch of LEGO's Saturn V moon rocket. LEGO rolled out its first photos and filed its "launch plan" for the "NASA Apollo Saturn V" model set to be released on June 1. The set is based on a fan submission on LEGO Ideas.
'Astronauts Participating in Extravehicular Activity During STS-124' Photographic Print - Stocktrek Images | Art.com
Astronauts Participating in Extravehicular Activity During STS-124 Photographic Print by Stocktrek Images. Find art you love and shop high-quality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at Art.com. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.