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Vintage Nasa Photographs

A few days ago, several vintage NASA photographs went up for grabs at auction. These images were some of the first taken in space, and include photographs of the Earth, on the moon, and of the astronauts themselves. 52 more words

Science

Spacewalking Astronauts Complete Cable Repair Outside International Space Station For New NASA Capsules

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts successfully completed a three-day cable job outside the International Space Station on Sunday, routing several-hundred feet of power and data lines for new crew capsules commissioned by NASA. 616 more words

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Honoring Leonard Nimoy from space

People all over the Internet continue to honor Leonard Nimoy’s legacy by performing the Vulcan salute. None have been as poigant as astronaut Terry Virts’, though, who is currently servimg aboard the ISS. 80 more words

Geek

What is Discouragement?

Remember a time when we were told we could do anything? Be an astronaut, the president, a harbinger of world peace. It was always just a simple smile and an ‘okay’, and that was that. 420 more words

Happiness

Divinity #1 (Valiant)

Rating: 4.5/5 – Time Is Not Absolute in Valiant’s New Sci-Fi Series.
by ComicSpectrum reviewer Amy Okamoto.

In the 1960s, Russian cosmonaut Abram Adams was sent on an extended secret mission to the far-flung reaches of space. 418 more words

Comics

Women Challenging Rules, Changing History

“Well-behaved women seldom make history.”

― 1976 Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

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“I had to learn very early not to limit myself due to others’ limited imaginations. 215 more words

Interesting Things

Astronaut finds water in helmet after seven-hour spacewalk

(CNN) — NASA astronaut Terry Virts found a small amount of water in his helmet after a spacewalk this week, but it did not put him in any danger or interfere with his duties. 306 more words

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