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Soyuz TMA-16M (ISS-42S) to Launch 1 Year ISS Crew

Image Credit & Copyright: NASA Aubrey Gemignani of the landing of Expedition 42. Friday, March 27, at 19:42 UTC (15:42 EDT) a Soyuz-FG rocket; TMA-16M (ISS 42S) will be lifting off from Launch Pad 1/Launcher 5 (LC 1/5) at the … Continue reading

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50 Years of Spacewalking

Infographic & Image Credit & Copyright: NASA. On March 18, 1965 after launching into space from the Baikonur Cosmodrome onboard Voskhod 2 (call sign Almaz “Diamond”), Alexey Leonov departs his Voskhod 3KD spacecraft and for the first time an inhabitant … Continue reading

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VIDEO OF SOYUZ PROGRESS M-23M TO THE ISS

VIDEO OF SOYUZ PROGRESS M-23M TO THE ISS Here’s the Wednesday April 9 launch of a Russian Soyuz Progress M-23M carrying supplies to the International Space Station. Launch took place at 15:36 UTC (11:26 EDT & 21:26 local Baikonur time) … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Liftoff of Manned Soyuz TMA-12M to the ISS

Here’s the launch of yesterdays (March 25) launch of Soyuz FG, TMA-12M to the International Space Station. Onboard were new crew members for Expedition 39; NASA astronaut Steven Swanson, Cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov and cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev. The crew was supposed … Continue reading

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CHELYABINSK 1 YEAR LATER

CHELYABINSK 1 YEAR LATER Photo Credit: Just a simple collage I made. CLICK photo for larger image and see below for information. Today, February 15, 2014 marks the one year anniversary of the worldwide event known as the Chelyabinsk Meteor … Continue reading

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HELLO SOCHI, FROM THE ISS WITH LOVE

HELLO SOCHI, FROM THE ISS WITH LOVE Photo Credit: An unnamed member of Expedition 38 onboard the ISS: CLICK photo for larger view and see below for links and information. Below is an excerpt from NASA Goddard’s Flickr post on … Continue reading

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FEBRUARY 15, 2014 RUSSIA HONORS THE UNIVERSE & ATHLETES.

FEBRUARY 15, 2014 RUSSIA HONORS THE UNIVERSE & ATHLETES. Photo Credit: RIA Novosti / Aleksandr Kondratuk: CLICK photo for larger view and see below for links and information. February 15, 2014 will mark the one year anniversary of the event … Continue reading

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