Category: astronaut

March 22, 1972: Apollo 16 astronaut Charlie Du…

March 22, 1972: Apollo 16 astronaut Charlie Duke, with a core tube and hammer, trains on a simulated Moon surface at Cape Canaveral in Florida.

(NASA)

Mark Goddard in a publicity still for the orig…

Mark Goddard in a publicity still for the original Lost In Space.

Ed Emshwiller cover art for Science Fiction Qu…

Ed Emshwiller cover art for Science Fiction Quarterly, August 1955.

CHRISTMAS IN SPACE: Earth and the Internationa…

CHRISTMAS IN SPACE: Earth and the International Space Station reflected in the visor of spacewalker Rick Mastracchio, December 24, 2013. (NASA)

Spacemen by Bruce Pennington, Darrell K. Sweet…

Spacemen by Bruce Pennington, Darrell K. Sweet, Johnny Bruck, and Horacio Salinas Blanch.

1989 self-portrait by Apollo 12 astronaut Alan…

1989 self-portrait by Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean, recalling his experience “almost flying” as he walked on the Moon, November 19-20, 1969.

Space selfie by Robert Satcher, November 19, 2…

Space selfie by Robert Satcher, November 19, 2009.

November 17, 2009 – Astronaut Robert Satcher i…

November 17, 2009 – Astronaut Robert Satcher is seen on the flight deck of the Space Shuttle Atlantis. (NASA)

Gemini 12 astronaut Buzz Aldrin in space with …

Gemini 12 astronaut Buzz Aldrin in space with his trusty slide rule floating nearby and an unlit pipe in his mouth, November 13, 1966.

Gemini 12 astronaut Buzz Aldrin shortly before…

Gemini 12 astronaut Buzz Aldrin shortly before blasting off to space on November 11, 1966. (NASA)