Category: today in history

Planet Saturn, observed by NASA’s Voyager 1 pr…

Planet Saturn, observed by NASA’s Voyager 1 probe on November 16, 1980.

October 23, 2007 – The Space Shuttle Dis…

October 23, 2007 – The Space Shuttle Discovery blasts off from Cape Canaveral on a 14-day mission to the International Space Station.

(NASA)

TODAY IN HISTORY: The Space Shuttle Columbia streaks into the…

TODAY IN HISTORY: The Space Shuttle Columbia streaks into the sky above the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse, October 20, 1995.

TODAY IN HISTORY: An Atlas rocket made of flowers in the lobby…

TODAY IN HISTORY: An Atlas rocket made of flowers in the lobby of aerospace contractor General Dynamics in San Diego, July 12, 1958.(San Diego Air & Space Museum)