Category: space station

Vincent Di Fate cover art for Timemaster by Ro…

Vincent Di Fate cover art for Timemaster by Robert L. Forward, 1992

A spectacular view of the International Space …

A spectacular view of the International Space Station, set against the Earth, seen from the Space Shuttle Discovery during relative separation, September 8, 2009.

(NASA)

The International Space Station high above a v…

The International Space Station high above a vibrantly blue Earth, photographed from the Shuttle Endeavour, August 19, 2007. (NASA)

Marvelous Earth and the International Space St…

Marvelous Earth and the International Space Station, photographed from the departing Shuttle Endeavour on August 19, 2007.

(NASA)

Future astronauts on the proposed Space Statio…

Future astronauts on the proposed Space Station Freedom in 1980s NASA concept art by Harold Smelcer.

The International Space Station over a beautif…

The International Space Station over a beautiful, blue Earth, July 19, 2011, as seen from the Space Shuttle Atlantis. (NASA)

Skylab and Earth, June 22, 1973. (NASA)

Skylab and Earth, June 22, 1973. (NASA)

Soyuz 26 and 27 docked with the Salyut 6 stati…

Soyuz 26 and 27 docked with the Salyut 6 station over Moscow, 1978. Captured in 1982 Soviet space art by Andrei Sokolov.

Looking inside a future space station, illustr…

Looking inside a future space station, illustrated by František Škoda in To Other Planets by Pavel Klushantsev, 1962. 

1991 NASA art by Alan Chinchar shows the propo…

1991 NASA art by Alan Chinchar shows the proposed Space Station Freedom in orbit with the Moon and Mars off in the distance.