In the wake of Apollo, part of the Apollo Applications Program was the establishment of a manned base on the moon for both continued scientific research as well as a jumping off point for missions to Mars.
John Glenn rockets into orbit - and history - February becoming the first American to orbit the Earth. Glenn rode a converted Atlas D missile, which was used by all crewed orbital flights of the Mercury program.
dequalized: “The last launch of the Space Shuttle Endeavour, as photographed by Dan Winters, an award-winning photographer based in Austin, Los Angeles. Last Launch is a book by Dan Winters which is a.
While scientists have long suspected that we may not be alone in the universe, they’ve never had concrete evidence. But top NASA officials say that may not be the case much longer. In less than a decade, we may at last find alien life.