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Posts tagged moon

Jul 24
mingland:

humanoidhistory:

Vintage NASA press photo shows Apollo 14 astronaut Alan Shepard, foreground, and Ed Mitchell on the Moon, February 1971. (via)

Houston, we’re about fifteen minutes into extravehicular activity. Ed is preparing to take samples and setting up the rest of the equipment. I’ve exited the lunar module and am now on my way to help him.
but first, let me take a selfie

mingland:

humanoidhistory:

Vintage NASA press photo shows Apollo 14 astronaut Alan Shepard, foreground, and Ed Mitchell on the Moon, February 1971. (via)

Houston, we’re about fifteen minutes into extravehicular activity. Ed is preparing to take samples and setting up the rest of the equipment. I’ve exited the lunar module and am now on my way to help him.

but first, let me take a selfie

(via humanoidhistory)


Jul 19
humanoidhistory:

A vintage NASA press photo shows Apollo 14 astronaut Alan Shepard on the Moon, February 5, 1971. (Stellar Views)

humanoidhistory:

A vintage NASA press photo shows Apollo 14 astronaut Alan Shepard on the Moon, February 5, 1971. (Stellar Views)


Jul 16
ageofdestruction:

everywhere: Moon and Earth, photographed by Apollo 17, 15th December 1972.
10 frames, covering about 4 minutes of real time.
Image credit: NASA/JSC/ASU. Animation: AgeOfDestruction.

ageofdestruction:

everywhere: Moon and Earth, photographed by Apollo 17, 15th December 1972.

10 frames, covering about 4 minutes of real time.

Image credit: NASA/JSC/ASU. Animation: AgeOfDestruction.

(via thedemon-hauntedworld)


Jul 13

mucholderthen:

Moons of the Solar System

size comparison chart of [23 of the 173] moons in the Solar System 
(
Dan Matutina)

(via scientificillustration)


Jun 25

starstufflady:

This magazine was for sale at a consignment shop in town. I scraped up my last bit of spending money for the week and bought it. It’s great! :)

(via humanoidhistory)


Jun 21
humanoidhistory:

The Moon, April 21, 1972. Apollo 16 astronaut drills a hole into which a heat flow probe is to be placed.

humanoidhistory:

The Moon, April 21, 1972. Apollo 16 astronaut drills a hole into which a heat flow probe is to be placed.


May 31

Jan 30
oasisidad:

spaceexp:New lunar surface image from Chinese Chang’e 3 mission

oasisidad:

spaceexp:New lunar surface image from Chinese Chang’e 3 mission

(via scientificsatellite)


Jan 1

Dec 30
colchrishadfield:

Good morning! Perspective - the further you travel, the closer the horizon. ‘Yutu’ rover on the Moon.

colchrishadfield:

Good morning! Perspective - the further you travel, the closer the horizon. ‘Yutu’ rover on the Moon.

(via thedemon-hauntedworld)


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