Gene Cernan, Last Man To Walk On The Moon. Many people know who the first man on the moon was, but even less know whom the last man on the moon was, Gene Cernan. Gene flew on both Apollo 10 and Apollo 17 missions and was part of other space programs such as Gemini 9A. During those missions to space the...
ALMA Milky Way 360 Panoramic 360 degree photo at the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) with the Milky Way galaxy high above in the night sky. Click to go full screen. The photo was captured on the 6th of June 2016. What is ALMA? High on the Chajnantor plateau in the Chilean Andes, the European Southern Observatory (ESO), together with its international partners,...
SM-64 Navaho Ballistic Missile Below are panoramic images of the only surviving Navaho Missile which is displayed outside the Cape Canaveral Air Force gate at Port Canaveral. The exhibit is on loan from the U.S. Air Force Museum System. 360 degree video of the Navaho Missile [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7XYG2pphZdQ?rel=0] The Navaho missile was a rocket-launched air breathing, long range intercontinental guided missile built by...
OA-6 Launches Aboard An Atlas V Rocket From Cape Canaveral, Florida. On March 22, 2016 ULA, Orbital ATK and NASA launched the OA-6 Cygnus Cargo Module aboard an Atlas V rocket to the International Space Station orbiting the Earth. The launch took place at 11:05 PM EST from Cape Canaveral, Florida. View the 360-degree panoramic image in full screen. ...
OSIRIS-REx 4K VR Video Encapsulation & Launch At NASA's Kennedy Space Center. Here is a cool 360 degree VR video by NASA of the OSIRIS-REx being encapsulated in the Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The video also shows the launch of the OSIRIS-REx aboard an United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket from Launch Complex...
Cygnus Cargo Module Virtual Tour. On November 13th, 2015 NASA offered media access to view the Cygnus Cargo Module at the Kennedy Space Center's Hazardous Payload Servicing Facility (HPSF) building. The Cygnus Cargo Module, built by Orbital ATK is part of the companies contract with NASA to supply cargo to the International Space Station, following the retirement of the Space...
Curiosity Rover Selfie Sol 177 This self-portrait of NASA's Mars rover Curiosity combines 66 exposures taken by the rover's Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI) during the Sol 177th of Curiosity's work on Mars (Feb. 3, 2013). The rover is positioned at a patch of flat outcrop called "John Klein", which was selected as the site for the first rock-drilling activities by...
United Launch Alliance Launches A Delta IV Carrying AFSPC-6 Mission. Launching from SLC-37 at Cape Canaveral, the Delta IV rocket carried the AFSPC-6 mission into orbit. The Delta IV rocket stands at an impressive 206 feet tall and will provide about 702,000 pounds of thrust at lift-off. At the time of lift-off the Delta IV rocket will weigh 14,876 pounds,...
Holy Cow! NASA To Send OSIRIS-REx Satellite To Sample An Asteroid. On August 20, 2016 media was invited out to Kennedy Space Center to photograph the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft and to interview a few of the mission leaders at the Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility. Below you can see the spacecraft inside the PHSF before it was encapsulated and prepared for the...
Milky Way Panoramic An amazing 360 degree panoramic of the Milky Way galaxy by the European Southern Observatory (ESO) and Serge Brunier. We took the equirectangular image and made it interactive for your enjoyment. Best if viewed in full screen. Image size: 6,000px x 3,000px From ESO: This magnificent 360-degree panoramic image, covering the entire southern and northern celestial sphere, reveals the cosmic landscape that...

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