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Tag: NASA

Look to the Future & Elevate Human Nature // extravehicular activity 1984

McCandless II EVA

NASA Challenger 1984 Space Walk

Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature; for life is never so low or so little as when occupied with the present.—L. E. Landon.

Earth Time-Lapse: View from Space Fly Over Nasa ISS

Earth- Time Lapse: View from Space Fly Over Nasa ISS – YouTube.

Exiting the Solar System and Fulfilling a Dream

Voyager - NASA

This image obtained in 2002 from NASA shows one of the twin Voyager spacecraft, launched in 1977.

On Thursday, scientists declared that it had become the first probe to exit the solar system, a breathtaking achievement that NASA could only fantasize about back when Voyager was launched in 1977, the same year “Star Wars” was released.

“The holy grail of heliosphere research.”

via Exiting the Solar System and Fulfilling a Dream – NYTimes.com.