Category: gemini 5

Blurry Earth, photographed during the Gemini V mission, August 25, 1965.

Amazing views of Earth, captured from the Gemini 5 spacecraft, August 22, 1965. (NASA/ASU)

Gemini 5 surges toward space, August 21, 1965. (NASA)

TODAY IN HISTORY: The picture is an accident, but let’s run with it: On August 29, 1965, after splashing down in the Atlantic Ocean, Gemini 5 astronaut Gordon Cooper is hoisted up to a U.S. Navy helicopter. (NASA)

August 26, 1965: Amazing views of Earth, captured from the Gemini 5 spacecraft.

(NASA/ASU)

August 25, 1965: Tibet and the Himalayas, photographed from the orbiting Gemini 5 capsule, . (NASA/ASU)

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, NASA’s Gemini 5 capsule passes over the Red Sea between Egypt and Saudi Arabia. (NASA/ASU)

TODAY IN HISTORY: Amazing Earth, glimpsed from the orbiting Gemini 5 capsule, August 24, 1965. (NASA/ASU)

Beautiful Earth, as seen from the orbiting Gemini 5 spacecraft, August 23, 1965. 

(NASA/ASU)