Wednesday, April 16, 2014

commandmodulepilot:

Remembering Apollo 16  - April 16, 1972

humanoidhistory:

Scenes from Apollo 16, 1971: Pre-landing photo of Earthrise, with the Command Module visible just above the lunar horizon to the left of Earth. (NASA)

humanoidhistory:

Apollo 16 astronauts Charlie Duke and John Young on the lunar rover during a pre-stowage checkout, Cape Canaveral, 2 November 1971. (NASA)

humanoidhistory:

Gemini 3 astronauts Gus Grissom (left) and John Young prior to launch in March 1965. (NASA)

asonlynasacan:

So… It’s almost that anniversary again

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
thewoodlanders:

Different angle, same leopard-print trunks.

thewoodlanders:

Different angle, same leopard-print trunks.

The Schirras take a break from their LIFE Magazine backyard photoshoot, 1964.

The Schirras take a break from their LIFE Magazine backyard photoshoot, 1964.

Portrait of NASA Administrator Bolden.
Much like the man himself, this portrait is busy.

Portrait of NASA Administrator Bolden.

Much like the man himself, this portrait is busy.

(Source: Flickr / nasa2explore)

I couldn’t watch the Blood Moon Eclipse because it rained all night. But that’s okay. I watched another “total eclipse” instead.

humanoidhistory:

Russian cosmonaut Nikolai Budarin inside a Soyuz craft docked with the International Space Station. NASA astronaut Kenneth Bowersox can be seen in the lower right. Janurary 28, 2003.

humanoidhistory:

Russian cosmonaut Nikolai Budarin inside a Soyuz craft docked with the International Space Station. NASA astronaut Kenneth Bowersox can be seen in the lower right. Janurary 28, 2003.