Category: 1965

September 13, 1965 – Men of the future w…

September 13, 1965 – Men of the future work with magnetic tape data storage systems in the astronautics division of General Dynamics in San Diego.

(San Diego Air & Space Museum)

Planet Earth on August 25, 1965, photographed …

Planet Earth on August 25, 1965, photographed from the Gemini 5 spacecraft, with a view to Japan, including Osaka and Nagoya.

(NASA/ASU)

August 24, 1965 – Orbiting high above Earth, N…

August 24, 1965 – Orbiting high above Earth, NASA’s Gemini 5 capsule passes over the Red Sea between Egypt and Saudi Arabia. (NASA/ASU)

Gemini 5 orbits Earth high above Lake Poopó in…

Gemini 5 orbits Earth high above Lake Poopó in Bolivia, August 24, 1965.

Future humans land on Mars in 1965 concept art…

Future humans land on Mars in 1965 concept art from NASA and Philco Aeronutronic.

The How and Why Wonder Book of the Polar Regio…

The How and Why Wonder Book of the Polar Regions, 1965, written by Irving Robbin, illustrated by Shannon Stirnweis.

Anthropometric study of a Gemini-era spacesuit…

Anthropometric study of a Gemini-era spacesuit, January 1965.

On this day in 1965, Gemini 5 astronaut Gordon…

On this day in 1965, Gemini 5 astronaut Gordon “Gordo” Cooper adjusts his helmet while suiting up at Cape Canaveral.

Flying into the future on the cover of Soviet …

Flying into the future on the cover of Soviet science magazine Tekhnika Molodezhi, 1965.

Anthopometric study of a Gemini spacesuit, 196…

Anthopometric study of a Gemini spacesuit, 1965.