Category: history

The launch of Apollo 13.

The launch of Apollo 13.

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John Watts Young (September 24, 1930 – Januar…

John Watts Young (September 24, 1930 – January 5, 2018)

I wasn’t around for the Apollo missions, but fondly remember John Young on the first shuttle flight.  This one hurts.  RIP John Young. 

Rest in peace, Dick Gordon (Gemini 11, Apollo 12) Richard…

Rest in peace, Dick Gordon (Gemini 11, Apollo 12)

Richard FrancisDickGordon Jr. (October 5, 1929 – November 6, 2017)

Sally Ride, first American woman in space

Sally Ride, first American woman in space

Iss oculus

Iss oculus

Rest In Peace astronaut Paul Weitz, a member of Skylab 2 and the…

Rest In Peace astronaut Paul Weitz, a member of Skylab 2 and the first Space Shuttle Commander. 1932-2017

Apollo Command Module interior

Apollo Command Module interior

Apollo 11 test run

Apollo 11 test run

Astronaut Anna Fisher

Astronaut Anna Fisher