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51 Favourite Photos from Astronaut Scott Kelly's First Six Months in Space

51 Favourite Photos from Astronaut Scott Kelly's First Six Months in Space

July Night over Japan, with the Soyuz spacecraft connected to the Mini Research Module 1 and a Progress cargo tug visible in the foreground.

: In 1965, forty years ago on June 3rd, astronaut Edward White made the first U.S. spacewalk. Tethered to his Gemini IV capsule, White is pictured above holding a compressed gas "zip gun" for maneuvers in his right hand. His spacewalk began over the Pacific Ocean near Hawaii and ended 23 minutes later above the Gulf of Mexico.

distancetomars: “On June 1965 Edward H. White II became the first American to step outside his spacecraft and let go, effectively setting himself adrift in the zero gravity of space. For 23 minutes.

A CT scan of a NASA A7L Spacesuit, the type of suit worn during the Apollo missions.

"A pre-flight CT scan of a NASA spacesuit, the type of suit worn during the Apollo missions.two pieces of art: the suit and the CT scan.amazing technology on both ends of the process.

photograph astronaut Flight into deeper oblivion

Felix Baumgartner at the edge of space, miles high jumped from a helium balloon to perform a legendary skydive (he also set the altitude record for highest manned balloon flight, parachute jump from the highest altitude, and greatest free fall velocity)

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Repost from "Another pass through The sun is very active today, apparently." — on August 15 showing a photo of an aurora from the International Space Station


NASA Gemini Mission Photos - Album on Imgur

NASA Gemini Mission Photos

NASA Gemini Astronaut Ed White performing Nasa's first ever EVA. Interesting Note: the hand held maneuvering gun.


Here is a collection of 24 fascinating thoughts about the universe that will make you pause and reflect. Books on Thoughts About the Universe amzn_assoc_p

GMB & Co ~ . ~ .. όχι is not a simple negative. It is a defiant NO!! Όχι day is celebrated as the day the Greeks defiantly said NO! to the Italian dictator Mussolini. 'Greece can fall. back into the drachma. It could be difficult for the first 2 years. After all our ancestors lived on similar austerities, inflicted by the same Germans during the WWII. The then government was forced to borrow bank notes to help pay for the German war. Did the Germans pay anything? No!' SP

↠ISS imagery: silhouette of Space Shuttle Endeavour prior to rendezvous and docking operations with the ISS, 9 Feb 2020

Alan Bean - Mother Earth

Astronaut Artist Alan Bean presents the first paintings of another world by an artist who was actually there, including moon dust and bits of Apollo spacecraft.

Approaching shuttle

The Space Shuttle Atlantis, observed from the International Space Station, June (NASA)

Earth from International Space Station with meteor visible and solar array at right

Watching Meteors From the Space Station

A Perseid Below - Denizens of planet Earth typically watch meteor showers by looking up. But this remarkable view, captured on August 2011 by astronaut Ron Garan, caught a Perseid meteor by looking down.