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President Richard Nixon speaks to Apollo 11 crewmembers Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin via telephone, while the two astronauts stand on the Moon's surface
Topics: Who -- Richard Nixon, Who -- Neil A. Armstrong, Who -- Buzz Aldrin, What -- Apollo 11
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Commander Neil Armstrong thanks the people to built the various Apollo 11 spacecraft and says goodnight.
Topics: Who -- Neil A. Armstrong, What -- Apollo 11
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(July 12, 2003) -- Part three of five: Expedition 7 NASA ISS Science Officer Ed Lu narrates a tour of the International Space Station. In the third video, he moves from the Unity Node to the U.S. Airlock, Quest. Inside the Airlock are U.S. spacesuits, which...
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Topics: What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- Unity
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S65-28750 (August 21, 1965) - Astronauts L. Gordon Cooper Jr. (left) and Charles Conrad Jr. are seen in the Gemini 5 spacecraft in white room at Pad 19 just after insertion.
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/gemini/gemini5/html/s65-28750.html
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ISS016-E-008937 (3 Nov. 2007) --- While anchored to a foot restraint on the end of the Orbiter Boom Sensor System (OBSS), astronaut Scott Parazynski, STS-120 mission specialist, assesses his repair work as the solar array is fully deployed during the mission's fourth session of extravehicular activity (EVA) while Space Shuttle Discovery is docked with the International Space Station. During the 7-hour, 19-minute spacewalk, Parazynski cut a snagged wire and installed homemade stabilizers...
Topics: Who -- Scott Parazynski, What -- STS-120, What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- Discovery, What --...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-120/html/iss016e008937.html
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JSC2003-E-40244 (28 May 2003) --- The International Space Station Node 2 module is shown in a processing facility. Under contract of the Italian Space Agency (ASI), Alenia Spazio in Turin, Italy led a consortium of European sub-contractors to build Node 2. The module was built for NASA under a barter agreement with the European Space Agency (ESA) in exchange for the launch of the European Columbus Laboratory by the space shuttle to the International Space Station. Node 2 will provide a...
Topics: What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- Destiny, What --...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/node2/html/jsc2003e40244.html
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ISS015-E-15676 (2 July 2007) --- Cosmonaut Fyodor N. Yurchikhin, Expedition 15 commander representing Russia's Federal Space Agency, works with an Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) spacesuit in the Quest Airlock of the International Space Station.
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-15/html/iss015e15676.html
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S91-52337 (1991) --- (Artist's concept of possible exploration programs.) The first humans on Mars may revisit the landing site of the Viking 2 Lander in order to study the effects that the Martian surface and atmosphere have had on the spacecraft. These images produced for NASA by Pat Rawlings. Technical concepts from NASA's Planetary Projects Office, Johnson Space Center (JSC).
Topics: What -- Mars, What -- Viking 2 Lander, Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/exploration/marsexploration/html/s91_52337.html
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S73-34103 (1973) --- Wearing special germ-free clothing, Dr. Robert R. Gilruth, right, inspects lunar samples collected during the Apollo 17 mission, NASA's final Apollo flight.
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/apollo/apollo17/html/s73-34103.html
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S114-E-7138 (5 August 2005) --- Astronaut Eileen M. Collins, STS-114 commander, waves while floating in the Zvezda Service Module of the international space station while Space Shuttle Discovery was docked to the station.
Topics: What -- STS-114, What -- Zvezda, What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- Space Shuttle...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-114/html/s114e7138.html
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ISS013-E-05884 (11 April 2006) --- A setting sun and the thin blue airglow line at Earth?s horizon was captured in this image photographed by an Expedition 13 crewmember from a window on the International Space Station. Station solar array panels are visible at right.
Topics: What -- Sun, What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-13/html/iss013e05884.html
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ISS012-E-20585 (9 March 2006) --- A portion of Lake Poopo is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 12 crewmember on the International Space Station. Lake Poopo sits high in the Bolivian Andes, catching runoff from its larger neighbor to the north - Lake Titicaca (not shown) - by way of the Desaguadero River (muddy area at the north end of the lake). Because Lake Poopo is very high in elevation (roughly 3400 meters or 11,000 feet above sea level), very shallow (generally less than...
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-12/html/iss012e20585.html
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ISS007-E-08990 (1 July 2003) --- Astronaut Edward T. Lu, Expedition 7 NASA ISS science officer and flight engineer, wears a Hawaiian shirt in the Zvezda Service Module on the International Space Station (ISS). Lu, who calls Hawaii home, got the surprise of his life when NASA employees at the various field centers helped him celebrate his birthday by also sporting tropical attire on the job.
Topics: What -- Zvezda, What -- International Space Station (ISS), Where -- Hawaii
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-7/html/iss007e08990.html
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S72-16660 (January 1972) --- These three astronauts are the prime crew members of the Apollo 16 lunar landing mission. They are, left to right, Thomas K. Mattingly II, command module pilot; John W. Young, commander; and Charles M. Duke Jr., lunar module pilot.
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/apollo/apollo16/html/s72-16660.html
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S121-E-06685 (12 July 2006) --- Astronaut Michael E. Fossum, STS-121 mission specialist, works in Space Shuttle Discovery's cargo bay during the mission's third and final session of extravehicular activity (EVA). The demonstration of orbiter heat shield repair techniques was the objective of the 7-hour, 11-minute excursion outside the shuttle and the International Space Station.
Topics: What -- STS-121, What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-121/html/s121e06685.html
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AS11-44-6548 (July 1969) --- This view from the Apollo 11 spacecraft shows the Earth rising above the Moon's horizon. The lunar terrain pictured is in the area of Smyth's Sea on the nearside. Coordinates of the center of the terrain are 86 degrees east longitude and 3 degrees north latitude. While astronauts Neil A. Armstrong, commander, and Edwin E. Adrin, Jr., lunar module pilot, descended in the Lunar Module (LM) "Eagle" to explore the Sea of Tranquility region of the Moon,...
Topics: Who -- Neil A. Armstrong, Who -- Michael Collins, What -- Apollo 11, What -- Earth, What -- Moon,...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/apollo/apollo11/html/as11_44_6548.html
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ISS006-E-32103 (February 2003) --- A portion of the International Space Station (ISS) is visible in this view of a starry sky, photographed by astronaut Donald R. Pettit, Expedition Six NASA ISS science officer, currently on board the orbital outpost.
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-6/html/iss006e32103.html
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ISS006-E-18431 (19 January 2003) --- View of surface tension demonstration using water that is being held in place by a metal loop. Food coloring has been added to the water for demonstration purposes only. Astronaut Donald R. Pettit, Expedition Six NASA ISS science officer, photographed these demonstrations for educational purposes. The experiment took place in the Destiny laboratory on the International Space Station (ISS).
Topics: What -- Destiny, What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-6/html/iss006e18431.html
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ISS007-E-05455 (15 May 2003) --- Cosmonaut Yuri I. Malenchenko, Expedition Seven mission commander, uses a communication system in the Zvezda Service Module on the International Space Station (ISS). Malenchenko represents Rosaviakosmos.
Topics: What -- Zvezda, What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-7/html/iss007e05455.html
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JSC2007-E-14463 (20 March 2007) --- European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Leopold Eyharts, Expedition 16 flight engineer, dons a training version of his shuttle launch and entry suit in preparation for a post insertion/de-orbit training session in one of the full-scale trainers (out of frame) in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center. Eyharts will join Expedition 16 as flight engineer after launching to the International Space Station on mission STS-122 and is scheduled to...
Topics: What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- STS-122, What -- STS-123, Where -- Johnson Space...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-122/html/jsc2007e14463.html
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AS17-134-20384 (December 1972) --- Scientist-astronaut Harrison H. Schmitt, lunar module pilot, is photographed next to the deployed United States flag during lunar surface Extravehicular Activity (EVA) at the Taurus-Littrow landing site. The highest part of the flag appears to point toward our planet Earth in the distant background. This picture was taken by astronaut Eugene A. Cernan, Apollo 17 commander. While astronauts Cernan and Schmitt descended in the Lunar Module (LM) to explore the...
Topics: What -- Taurus, What -- Earth, What -- Apollo 17, What -- Moon, Where -- United States of America
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/apollo/apollo17/html/as17-134-20384.html
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4181e --- This image shows a fossilized elongated microbe resting in a hollow in clay minerals from the meteorite NAKHLA. The microbe appears to be somewhat corroded and partly covered with the remains of biofilm (slime generated by living cells). It closely resembles many kinds of earth bacteria.
Topic: What -- Earth
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/exploration/marsexploration/html/4181e.html
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JSC2006-E-47129 (31 Oct. 2006) --- Astronaut Michael J. Massimino, mission specialist for the newly announced final shuttle crew to visit and work on the Hubble Space Telescope.
Topic: What -- Hubble Space Telescope (HST)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-125/html/jsc2006e47129.html
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S95-01408 (February 1995) --- (Artist's concept of possible exploration programs.) After driving a short distance from their Ganges Chasma landing site on Mars, two explorers stop to inspect a robotic lander and its small rover. This stop also allows the traverse crew to check out the life support systems of their rover and space suits within walking distance of the base. This artwork was done for NASA by Pat Rawlings, of SAIC.
Topic: What -- Mars
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/exploration/marsexploration/html/s95_01408.html
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JSC2005-E-03942 (31 January 2005) --- Cosmonaut Sergei K. Krikalev (center), Expedition 11 commander representing Russia's Federal Space Agency, and astronauts Charles J. Camarda (second right) and Wendy B. Lawrence (right), both STS-114 mission specialists, participate in a Multi-Purpose Logistics Module (MPLM) vestibule training session in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center (JSC). Instructor Tom Evans (left) with Barrios, Phillip Curell (partially obscured), and...
Topics: What -- STS-114, Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-114/html/jsc2005e03942.html
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S120-E-007122 (28 Oct. 2007) --- Astronaut Daniel Tani, Expedition 16 flight engineer, participates in the second of five scheduled sessions of extravehicular activity (EVA) as construction continues on the International Space Station. During the 6-hour, 33-minute spacewalk Tani and astronaut Scott Parazynski (out of frame), STS-120 mission specialist, worked in tandem to disconnect cables from the P6 truss, allowing it to be removed from the Z1 truss. Tani also visually inspected the station's...
Topics: Who -- Daniel Tani, Who -- Scott Parazynski, What -- International Space Station (ISS), What --...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-120/html/s120e007122.html
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S61-04622 (1961) --- Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr. looks into a Celestial Training Device (globe) during training in the Aeromedical Laboratory at Cape Canaveral, Florida.
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/mercury/mercury6/html/s61_04622.html
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S95-09131 (27 April 1995) --- Astronaut Michael E. Lopez-Alegria, mission specialist, watches as one of his seven STS-73 crewmates (out of frame) rehearses action necessary in the case of an emergency with the Space Shuttle.
Topics: What -- STS-73, What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-73/html/s95-09131.html
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ISS009-E-17168 (2 August 2004) --- Cosmonaut Gennady I. Padalka (left), Expedition 9 commander representing Russia?s Federal Space Agency, and astronaut Edward M. (Mike) Fincke, NASA ISS science officer and flight engineer, pose with their Russian Orlan spacesuits in the Pirs Docking Compartment of the International Space Station (ISS).
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-9/html/iss009e17168.html
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ISS010-E-25230 (22 April 2005) --- The crewmembers onboard the International Space Station (ISS) exchange greetings in the Destiny laboratory following the ceremony of Changing-of-Command from Expedition 10 to Expedition 11. From the left are cosmonaut Sergei K. Krikalev, Expedition 11 commander representing Russia's Federal Space Agency; astronaut John L. Phillips, Expedition 11 NASA ISS science officer and flight engineer; European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Roberto Vittori of Italy;...
Topics: Who -- Roberto Vittori, Who -- Leroy Chiao, What -- International Space Station (ISS), What --...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-10/html/iss010e25230.html
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ISS013-E-10265 (17 April 2006) --- Backdropped by Earth?s horizon and the blackness of space, the Canadarm2 is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 13 crewmember on the International Space Station. A portion of a station solar array is also visible.
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-13/html/iss013e10265.html
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S104-E-5104 (16 July 2001) --- Janet L. Kavandi, STS-104 mission specialist, connects cables and hoses from the newly installed Quest Airlock to Unity Node 1. Other STS-104 and Expedition Two crewmembers are visible in the background working in the Airlock.
Topics: What -- STS-104, What -- Unity
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-104/html/s104e5104.html
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ISS015-E-11152 (7 June 2007) --- Astronaut Sunita L. Williams, Expedition 15 flight engineer, poses with two Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) spacesuits in the Quest Airlock of the International Space Station.
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-15/html/iss015e11152.html
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S98-07968 (6-05-98) --- Payload specialist Chiaki Naito-Mukai, attired in a training version of the Space Shuttle partial pressure launch and entry suit, prepares to participate in a crew training exercise in the systems integration facility at the Johnson Space Center (JSC). Representing Japan's National Space Development Agency (NASDA), Dr. Naito-Mukai will be making her second trip into space when the Space Shuttle Discovery launches in late October of this year.
Topics: What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- Discovery, Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-95/html/98_07968.html
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ISS008-E-05881 (November 2003) --- Cosmonaut Alexander Y. Kaleri, Expedition 8 flight engineer, attired in his Russian Orlan spacesuit, is pictured in the Pirs Docking Compartment on the International Space Station (ISS). Kaleri represents Rosaviakosmos.
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-8/html/iss008e05881.html
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ISS009-E-07019 (12 May 2004) --- Astronaut Edward M. (Mike) Fincke, Expedition 9 NASA ISS science officer and flight engineer, works in the Quest airlock on the International Space Station (ISS). Two Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) spacesuits are visible in the foreground.
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-9/html/iss009e07019.html
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ISS013-E-40012 (22 June 2006) --- Astronaut Jeffrey N. Williams, Expedition 13 NASA space station science officer and flight engineer, works with stowage containers in the Unity node of the International Space Station.
Topics: What -- Unity, What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-13/html/iss013e40012.html
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JSC2002-E-23144 (28 May 2002) --- Astronaut Eileen M. Collins, STS-114 mission commander, observes training activities of her crewmates from the simulation control area in the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) at the Sonny Carter Training Facility (SCTF) near the Johnson Space Center (JSC).
Topics: Who -- Sonny Carter, What -- STS-114, Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-114/html/jsc2002e23144.html
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ISS011-E-13544 (23 Sept. 2005) --- Hurricane Rita, as it swirls in the Gulf of Mexico, is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 11 crewmember on the International Space Station. The hurricane was heading toward the Texas coast.
Topics: What -- International Space Station (ISS), Where -- Gulf of Mexico, Where -- Texas
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-11/html/iss011e13544.html
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ISS016-E-014181 (1 Dec. 2007) --- Astronaut Peggy A. Whitson, Expedition 16 commander, poses for a photo while floating in the Harmony node of the International Space Station.
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-16/html/iss016e014181.html
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JSC2003-E-40256 (30 May 2003) An Airbus Beluga heavy-lift aircraft prepares to take off from Turin International Airport carrying the International Space Station U.S. Node 2 inside. The aircraft departed May 30 from Turin, Italy and arrived at the Kennedy Space Center June 1 with Node 2. Under contract of the Italian Space Agency (ASI), Alenia Spazio led a consortium of European sub-contractors to build Node 2. The module was built for NASA under a barter agreement with the European Space...
Topics: What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- Destiny, What --...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/node2/html/jsc2003e40256.html
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S78-27138 (June 1977)--- This painting shows the beginning of a mission to an Earth-approaching asteroid. Asteroids contain many of the major elements which provide the basis for industry and life on Earth. Orbital sunrise greets the start of the suggested first such retrieval mission in this artist's concept by Denise Watt. A NASA-sponsored study on space manufacturing held at Ames Research Center (ARC) in summer of 1977 provided much of the technical basis for Watt's painting....
Topics: What -- Earth, What -- Sun, Where -- Ames Research Center (ARC)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/exploration/marsexploration/html/s78_27138.html
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93-E-5033 (23 July 1999) --- Astronaut Eileen M. Collins, mission commander, looks over a procedures checklist at the commander's station on the forward flight deck of the Space Shuttle Columbia on Flight Day 1. The most important event of this day was the deployment of the Chandra X-Ray Observatory, the world's most powerful X-Ray telescope. The photo was recorded with an electronic still camera (ESC).
Topics: What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- Columbia, What -- Electronic Still Camera
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-93/html/s93e5033.html
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ISS006-E-18382 (January 2003) --- Bright city lights along the coastline and interior of the eastern coast of the United States were captured with a digital still camera by one of the Expedition Six crewmembers on board the International Space Station (ISS). This nighttime view shows New York City, the largest and brightest metropolitan area along the coast. The metropolitan area straddles the Hudson River and spreads eastward over western Long Island. The second largest city in this image is...
Topics: What -- International Space Station (ISS), Where -- The Valley, Where -- United States of America,...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-6/html/iss006e18382.html
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S75-23543 (1972) --- This Apollo 16 lunar sample (Moon rock) was collected by astronaut John W. Young, commander of the mission, about 15 meters southwest of the landing site. The rock is Apollo 16 sample no. 60016,123. It weighed 128 grams when returned to Earth. The sample is a polymict breccia. This rock, like all lunar highland breccias, is very old, about 3,900,000,000 years older than 99.99% of all Earth surface rocks. Scientific research is being conducted on the balance of this sample...
Topics: What -- Apollo 16, What -- Moon, What -- Earth, Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC), Where --...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/apollo/apollo16/html/s75-23543.html
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ISS007-E-15472 (26 September 2003) --- Cosmonaut Yuri I. Malenchenko, Expedition 7 mission commander representing Rosaviakosmos, works in a Soyuz spacecraft docked to the International Space Station (ISS).
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-7/html/iss007e15472.html
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ISS011-E-12975 (14 September 2005, 19:13:58 GMT) --- This high oblique 80-mm image of Hurricane Ophelia was taken on the afternoon of September 14 from the International Space Station. The ill-defined eye is located at center of the frame. The slow-moving storm is off the coast of the Carolinas.
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-11/html/iss011e12975.html
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ISS013-E-47629 (6 July 2006) --- A close-up view of Space Shuttle Discovery's tail section is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 13 crewmember on the International Space Station during STS-121 R-Pitch Maneuver survey on Flight Day 3. Visible are the shuttle's main engines, vertical stabilizer, orbital maneuvering system (OMS) pods, reaction control system (RCS) jets and a portion of payload bay door radiator and wings.
Topics: What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- STS-121
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/shuttle/sts-121/html/iss013e47629.html
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ISS014-E-10647 (29 Dec. 2006) --- Astronaut Michael E. Lopez-Alegria, Expedition 14 commander and NASA space station science officer, performs the European Modular Cultivation System (EMSC) -- Experiment Container (EC) replacement in the Destiny laboratory of the International Space Station.
Topics: What -- Destiny, What -- International Space Station (ISS)
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/station/crew-14/html/iss014e10647.html
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JSC2006-E-02420 (27 Jan. 2006) --- A NASA DC-9 reduced-gravity aircraft is featured in this image during a parabolic flight photographed from a T-38 aircraft. The aircraft, based at Ellington Field near Johnson Space Center, flies a series of parabola patterns over the Gulf of Mexico to afford opportunities for astronauts and investigators to experience brief periods of weightlessness. The primary mission of the DC-9 is to provide NASA and government microgravity researchers the platform to...
Topics: Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC), Where -- Gulf of Mexico, Where -- California, Where -- New...
Source: http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/gallery/images/behindthescenes/training/html/jsc2006e02420.html
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JSC2007-E-48362 (28 Sept. 2007) --- NASA astronaut Peggy A. Whitson, Expedition 16 commander; cosmonaut Yuri I. Malenchenko, Soyuz commander and flight engineer representing Russia's Federal Space Agency; and Malaysian spaceflight participant Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor, speak with Russian officials at the RSC Energia Assembly and Testing Facility in Baikonur, Kazakhstan prior to their launch on a Soyuz TMA-11 spacecraft to the International Space Station scheduled for Oct. 10. Photo credit:...
Topics: Who -- Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor, What -- Soyuz TM, What -- International Space Station (ISS), Where...
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JSC2007-E-15241 (April 2007) --- Computer-generated artist's rendering of the International Space Station following scheduled activities of April 9, 2007. This angle shows the port side of the orbiting complex. Soyuz 14 (TMA-10), carrying the Expedition 15 crew and spaceflight participant Charles Simonyi, docks to the Zarya Module nadir port. Progress 24 resupply vehicle remains linked to the Pirs Docking Compartment.
Topics: What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- Soyuz 14, What -- Progress 24
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ISS006-E-25286 (12 February 2003) --- Astronaut Kenneth D. Bowersox, Expedition Six mission commander, performs routine maintenance on the air handler system in the Unity node on the International Space Station (ISS).
Topics: What -- Unity, What -- International Space Station (ISS)
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JSC2000-E-02630 PIA02709 (Release Date: 16 February 2000) --- This 3-D anaglyph (may require 3-D glasses) shows an area on the western side of the volcanically active Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. Red-blue glasses are required to see the 3-D effect. The topographic data are from the first C-band mapping swath of the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM). Images from the optical Landsat satellite are overlain on the SRTM topography data. The meandering channel of the Tigil River is seen along...
Topics: What -- Shuttle Radar Topography Mission, What -- SRTM, What -- Landsat 1, What -- Earth, What --...
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JSC2007-E-44428 (22 Aug. 2007) --- Astronaut Barbara R. Morgan, STS-118 mission specialist, addresses a large crowd of well-wishers at the STS-118 crew return ceremony on Wednesday, Aug. 22 in Ellington Field's Hangar 990 near JSC.
Topics: What -- STS-118, Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC)
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S65-46374 - Astronauts Charles Conrad Jr. and L. Gordon Cooper Jr. suiting before launch. Views include Conrad seated in a reclined chair before putting his helmet on (46374).
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S72-37002 (23 April 1972) --- The Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) gets a speed workout by astronaut John W. Young in the "Grand Prix" run during the third Apollo 16 Extravehicular Activity (EVA-3) at the Descartes landing site. This view is a frame from motion picture film exposed by a 16mm Maurer camera held by astronaut Charles M. Duke, Jr. While astronaut's Young, commander, and Duke, lunar module pilot, descended in the Lunar Module (LM) "Orion" to explore the Descartes...
Topics: What -- Apollo 16, What -- Orion, What -- Moon
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JSC2000-E-23451 (21 September 2000) --- Astronaut Terrence W. Wilcutt, STS-106 mission commander, addresses the crowd that visited Ellington Field's Hangar 990 to welcome home the STS-106 astronauts and cosmonauts. Seated on the dais, from the left, are astronaut Edward T. Lu, cosmonaut Yuri I. Malenchenko, and astronauts Terrence W. Wilcutt and Daniel C. Burbank. Not in the frame are astronaut Richard A. Mastracchio and cosmonaut Boris V. Morukov. The seven-man crew landed approximately 24...
Topics: What -- STS-106, Where -- Florida
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JSC2006-E-40946 (19 Sept. 2006) --- NEEMO 11 crewmembers and habitat technicians take a moment to pose for a group photo inside their undersea habitat for the NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) project. From the right are astronaut/aquanauts Robert L. Behnken, Timothy L. Kopra, Timothy J. Creamer and Sandra H. Magnus; along with habitat technicians Roger Garcia and Larry Ward, The crew is spending seven days, Sept. 16-22, on an undersea mission aboard the National Oceanic and...
Topics: Who -- Robert L. Behnken, What -- Aquarius, Where -- North Carolina, Where -- Florida
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JSC2006-E-15538 (April 2006) --- Astronaut Clayton C. Anderson, wearing only shorts and a skull cap, remains still during a three hour process in which a set of laser beams is shot at his body. NASA is utilizing new laser technology as a means to gather data of an astronaut?s physical measurements in order to properly match him or her with a space suit of the correct shape and size. Through the creation of an ever-growing data base, scientists and engineers will begin to analyze these data in...
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S97-E-00827 (24 October 1996) --- In the Operations and Checkout Building, Gregory T. Linteris and Roger K. Crouch, payload specialists, and Janice E. Voss, payload commander, are participating in a systems test of the Microgravity Science Laboratory 1 (MSL-1), a Spacelab facility. Slated to fly in April 1997 aboard the Space Shuttle Columbia on a 16-day flight, the MSL-1 represents a bridge between traditional Spacelab flights and the International Space Station (ISS). Research procedures and...
Topics: What -- MSL 1, What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- Columbia, What -- International Space Station...
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STS112-332-014 (12 October 2002) --- Astronaut Pamela A. Melroy, STS-112 pilot, assists astronaut David A. Wolf, mission specialist, with the final touches on his Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) spacesuit prior to the mission?s second session of extravehicular activity (EVA).
Topic: What -- STS-112
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ISS005-E-21786 (28 November 2002) --- Backdropped by the blackness of space and Earth?s horizon, astronaut John B. Herrington, STS-113 mission specialist, traverses along a truss on the International Space Station (ISS) during a session of extravehicular activity (EVA). The Canadarm2 / Space Station Remote Manipulator System (SSRMS) is visible in bottom frame.
Topics: What -- STS-113, What -- International Space Station (ISS)
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JSC2006-E-11313 (26 March 2006) --- Astronaut Edward M. (Mike) Fincke, International Space Station Expedition 13 backup crew member, relaxes outside of building 254 of the Baikonur Cosmodrome. The Expedition 13 prime and backup crews were at building 254 for the final check of the Soyuz spacecraft. Photo Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls
Topic: What -- International Space Station (ISS)
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ISS012-E-14620 (6 Jan. 2006) --- A portion of Lake Puma Yumco and parts of Tibet and China are featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 12 crew member on the International Space Station. The alpine lakes of the Tibetan Plateau are some of the most remote in the world. This image depicts Lake Puma Yumco during the winter season. The lake is located at an elevation of 5,030 meters above sea level, and is considered ultraoligotrophic in that nutrient concentrations in both the water...
Topics: What -- International Space Station (ISS), Where -- China
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ISS016-E-008948 (2 Nov. 2007) --- Astronauts Peggy Whitson, Expedition 16 commander, and Clay Anderson, STS-120 mission specialist, pose for a photo in the Harmony node of the International Space Station while Space Shuttle Discovery is docked with the station.
Topics: Who -- Peggy Whitson, What -- STS-120, What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- Space...
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JSC2007-E-21160 (1 May 2007) --- United Space Alliance (USA) crew escape instructor Lynn Coldiron (right) briefs the STS-122 crewmembers during an emergency egress training session in the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at Johnson Space Center. From the left are European Space Agency (ESA) astronauts Hans Schlegel, mission specialist, and Leopold Eyharts, Expedition 16 flight engineer; astronauts Leland D. Melvin, Rex J. Walheim, Stanley G. Love, all mission specialists; Alan G. Poindexter and...
Topics: Who -- Hans Schlegel, Who -- Leland D. Melvin, Who -- Stanley G. Love, Who -- Alan G. Poindexter,...
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S71-51273 (21 Sept. 1971) --- Astronaut Ronald E. Evans
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ISS011-E-13021 (14 September 2005) --- Cosmonaut Sergei K. Krikalev, Expedition 11 commander representing Russia's Federal Space Agency, works with the European Space Agency (ESA) Matroshka radiation experiment in the Zvezda Service Module of the International Space Station. Matroshka, a human-torso-like device, was retrieved from the exterior of the station during an August spacewalk, for return to Earth. The experiment is designed to better understand the exposure of astronauts, including...
Topics: What -- Zvezda, What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- Earth
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ISS015-E-08374 (17 May 2007) --- A view of a hockey-stick-shaped tool wrapped in insulating tape and floating freely in the Destiny laboratory of the International Space Station, scheduled for possible use during STS-117 extravehicular activity (EVA) as construction resumes on the International Space Station.
Topics: What -- Destiny, What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- STS-117
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ISS015-E-21740 (10 Aug. 2007) --- This view of the Space Shuttle Endeavour clearly shows its payload bay and upper surfaces. The image was photographed by one of the Expedition 15 crewmembers aboard the International Space Station shortly before the two vehicles docked in Earth orbit. Endeavour is contributing toward space station construction by delivering a third starboard truss segment, S5, and supplies inside the SPACEHAB module (in the center of the bay) and the external stowage platform...
Topics: What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- Endeavour, What -- International Space Station (ISS), What...
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JSC2003-E-34747 (2 May 2003) --- A crate containing Ground Support Equipment for the Pressurized Module of the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM), Kibo, is lowered into a container transport ship. Kibo is expected to arrive at the Kennedy Space Center in early June where it will be prepared for module integration tests with Node 2 and then prepared for launch to the International Space Station aboard the space shuttle. Check out the National Space Development Agency of Japan's (NASDA) website for...
Topics: What -- Japanese Experiment Module (Kibo), What -- Space Shuttle Orbiter, What -- International...
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JSC2003-E-11960 (19 February 2003) --- Astronaut C. Michael Foale, Expedition Eight mission commander, participates in an Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) spacesuit fit check in a Space Station Airlock Test Article (SSATA) in the Crew Systems Laboratory at the Johnson Space Center (JSC).
Topics: Who -- Michael Foale, Where -- Johnson Space Center (JSC)
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STS097-704-084 (9 December 2000) --- This picture is one of a series of 70mm frames exposed of the International Space Station (ISS) following undocking at 1:13 p.m. (CST), December 9, 2000. This series of images, as well as video and digital still imagery taken at the same time, represent the first imagery of the entire station with its new solar array panels deployed. Before separation, the shuttle and space station had been docked to one another for 6 days, 23 hours and 13 minutes. Endeavour...
Topics: Who -- Michael J. Bloomfield, What -- International Space Station (ISS), What -- Endeavour, What --...
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Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set up the American flag on the Moon's surface.
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