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New players in the Space Race

Infographic describing the capabilities of some of the new companies offering access to Earth's orbit.


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The Golden Age of NASA: every US space mission from Mercury to the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.

Every US space mission from Mercury to Apollo-Soyuz with astronauts color-coded by selection group./ have you ever wondered why we have never had a manned space mission outside the earth's orbit in over 40 years?

Space, the Ultimate Visual Frontier: 70+ Amazing Infographics • Inspired Magazine

Space, the Ultimate Visual Frontier: 70+ Amazing Infographics

See how the first human spaceflight actually occurred when the Soviet Union launched cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin on Vostok 1 on April Yuri Gagarin orbited the Earth for 108 minutes to usher in the age of human spaceflight

MERCURY SPACECRAFT INTERIOR ARRANGEMENT from Project Mercury Indoctrination May 1959.

Mercury Spacecraft Interior Arrangement from Project Mercury Indoctination revision May 1959

An Expandable Spacecraft

An Expandable Spacecraft

Slingshot Mission Around Mars (infographic)

The Inspiration Mars mission is Space tourist Dennis Tito's daring proposal to send a man and a woman on a space flight around the planet Mars and back. See the full infographic and get an embed code.


Skylab: How NASA's First Space Station Worked (Infographic)

NASA, Space Shuttle & Buran, Russian Space Shuttle.

Buran and Space Shuttle. Buran (snow storm) flew only once, powered into orbit by the Energia. Unlike the NASA orbiter which had main engines on the orbiter itself in addition to the SRB's, the Buran received all of its boost into space from the Energia.

Apollo Command Module Illustration

1968 North American Rockwell concept art depicts the Apollo command module reentering the Earth’s atmosphere with a cutaway view showing the astronauts presumably hoping the heat shield holds.