SpaceX CRS-10 Set To Launch From Cape Canaveral, Florida. The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is set to launch the CRS-10 mission to the International Space Station on NET date of Friday February 14th 2017  at 11:23 am local time. This will mark the 10th operational cargo delivery mission by SpaceX to the International Space Station (ISS). This is mission is under the Commercial...
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...
360° Photos of the GOES-R Weather Satellite Launch. On November 19 2016 at 6:42pm United Launch Alliance (ULA) successfully launched the next generation GOES-R weather satellite for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).  360° virtual reality panoramic image of the United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket escaping Earths gravity as it lifts the GOES-R satellite into orbit. VR image is best viewed...
Apollo 17 Exhibits At The Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. In the Apollo 17 exhibit images below you can see the Apollo 17 Information panel at the Johnson Space Center that is adjacent to the massive Saturn V rocket housed inside, view the Apollo 17 diorama with two astronauts, a lunar rover and even the command module piloted by...
Martian 360 Degree Panoramic By The Curiosity Rover. The Curiosity Rover, operated by the NASA, sends back loads of data from the red planet. This time it sent a bunch of images that the space agency was able to stitch together into a 360-degree panoramic image. To make the image a full sphere we had to add more to the sky. Check out...
SpaceX makes historical night time Falcon 9 rocket launch and landing at Cape Canaveral, Florida. On December 21, 2015 at 8:29 PM EST SpaceX launched the 229-foot Falcon 9 rocket carrying eleven Orbcomm Satellites into space. Roughly ten minutes after the launch at Complex 40, SpaceX landed the first stage booster at Landing Zone 1 or better known as Space Launch...
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...
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,...

EchoStar 23

A SpaceX Falcon 9 Will Launch The EchoStar 23 Satellite. The EchoStar 23 satellite is set to launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida sometime late February from launch complex 39A. SpaceX recently remodeled the historic launch pad to accommodate their Falcon 9 and Falcon 9 heavy rockets. The EchoStar 23 satellite is a communications satellite for...
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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