Category: moon

Fritz Lang’s Woman in the Moon, aka Frau im Mo…

Fritz Lang’s Woman in the Moon, aka Frau im Mond (1929)

The Moon, circa 1857-1860, photographed by Joh…

The Moon, circa 1857-1860, photographed by John Whipple and James Black.

(The Met)

August 18, 1967: Crater Aristarchus on the Moo…

August 18, 1967: Crater Aristarchus on the Moon is observed by NASA’s Lunar Orbiter 5 probe.

(NASA)

Tethys looks so tiny compared with giant Satur…

Tethys looks so tiny compared with giant Saturn and its rings, as seen from the Cassini space probe on August 18, 2015.

Tethys, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassin…

Tethys, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on August 14, 2010.

Titan, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini…

Titan, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini probefrom August 6, 2012.

Earth and Moon, as seen from the International…

Earth and Moon, as seen from the International Space Station, July 31, 2011.

(NASA)

Apollo 15 astronaut Jim Irwin poses for a snap…

Apollo 15 astronaut Jim Irwin poses for a snapshot by the American flag on his last day on the Moon, August 2, 1971. (NASA)

Earth and Moon, illustrated by Charles Bitting…

Earth and Moon, illustrated by Charles Bittinger in National Geographic, July 1939. #space

Bootprints on the Moon, August 2, 1971. Photo …

Bootprints on the Moon, August 2, 1971. Photo by Apollo 15 astronaut Jim Irwin. (NASA)