New graphics show exactly how Apollo 11 undertook its mammoth journey
Incredible new graphics show in detail exactly how Apollo 11 would have functioned from its take off, how Mission Control in Texas monitored them and the crew spent 21 days in quarantine afterwards.
Apollo Lunar Orbit Rescue (1965)
NASA and its contractors envisioned many ways that an Apollo mission might fail, trapping its crew on the moon's barren surface or in lunar orbit, 238,000 miles from home. Beyond Apollo blogger David S. F. Portree describes a 1965 plan to keep on stand-by a one-man Apollo Command and Service Module during every lunar mission so that it could retrieve marooned astronauts from lunar orbit and return them safely to the Earth.
SO, NASA Got Sick of all that Conspiracy Thing and Released over 10,000 Photos from the Apollo Moon Mission
Back in the time when the United States and the USSR were involved in a space race, US President Dwight D. Eisenhower started a space program, to remain
Red Palm Mites attack Florida, that sucking sound is your plants dying
Photo illustration, photos by the United States Department of Agriculture, NASA Well I just finished a page about a monstrous looking bug invading South Florida. The Raoiella indica Hirst, alias red palm mite, can’t physically take on Florida but can do major damage to 32 species of palm and various...