Astronauts & Cosmonauts

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Former NASA astronaut Steve Nagel dies after losing battle with cancer
Nagel leaves behind a wife and two daughters. Photo Credit: NASA
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International Space Station
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NASA names first astronauts for the inaugural commercial flights to the ISS | TechCrunch
NASA names first astronauts for the inaugural commercial flights to the ISS | TechCrunch
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Yuri Gagarin, April 12, 1961
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Scott Carpenter, 1925-2013
Malcolm Scott Carpenter (born May 1, 1925) was an American test pilot, astronaut and aquanaut. He is best known as one of the original seven astronauts selected for NASA's Project Mercury in April 1959. Carpenter was the second American to orbit the Earth and the fourth American in space, following Alan Shepard, Gus Grissom and John Glenn. Glenn is the last living member of the Mercury Seven.
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Gagarin in spacesuit.
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Neil Armstrong, the University of Cincinnati Commemorative Website
Neil Armstrong in his US Navy Uniform, 1951, found tucked in his USNR Aviators Flight Log Book. Both in the UC Neil Armstrong Commemorative ...
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October 25, 1965 – Astronaut Frank Borman looks over the Gemini 7 spacecraft during weight and balance tests conducted in the Pyrotechnic Installation Building, Merritt Island, Kennedy Space Center, Florida. (NASA)
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Thomas P. Stafford, astronaut. Born in Weatherford Oklahoma. Stafford and his crewmates, John Young and Gene Cernan, were cited in the Guinness Book of World Records for the highest speed ever attained by man— during Apollo 10's return from the Moon, the spacecraft reached 24,791 statute miles per hour. Author of We Have Capture: Tom Stafford and the Space Race.
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NASA Apollo 10 Space Photos For Sale - Photographs, Prints, Posters, Picture Licensing & Image Research
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Gemini 9 astronaut Gene Cernan suits up for a launch test, May 10, 1966. (NASA)
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Astronaut Mary Ellen Weber, mission specialist with space shuttle missions STS-70 and STS-101.
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Gus Grissom (1926-1967)
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The Original Seven – America's First Astronauts
Donald K. Slayton – He was one of the original seven astronauts chosen for Project Mercury. Slayton was designated to fly the Mercury -Atlas 7. But due to erratic heart rate, his flight was grounded on September 1962, And he was the only member in the program who never flew into space.
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Gemini 12 astronaut Buzz Aldrin shortly before blasting off to space on November 11, 1966. (NASA)