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Full Disc of Mars As Seen by India's Mars Orbiter - SpaceRef

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Full Disc of Mars As Seen by India's Mars Orbiter

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Pluto's Striking Surface Variations - SpaceRef

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Pluto's Striking Surface Variations

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These Are the Most Iconic Photos in Space Travel History

<b>Earthrise, 1968</b>; Titled Earthrise, shot by astronaut William Anders during the Apollo 8 mission has been called "the most influential environmental photograph ever taken." The photograph was taken from lunar orbit on Dec. 24, 1968 with a Hasselblad camera.

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<b>Bruce McCandless' Free Flying, 1984</b>; Bruce McCandless II went further away from the confines and safety of his ship than any previous astronaut had ever been. This space first was made possible by the Manned Manoeuvring Unit or MMU, a nitrogen jet propelled backpack.

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These Are the Most Iconic Photos in Space Travel History

<b>Neil Armstrong's Footprint on the Moon, 1969</b>; Footprint left by astronaut on lunar soil during Apollo 11 lunar mission in which astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took walk on moon's surface.

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These Are the Most Iconic Photos in Space Travel History

<b>First Steps on the Moon on Television, 1969</b>; Kinescope images of astronaut Commander Neil Armstrong taking the first steps on the moon during the Apollo 11 Space Mission's moon landing for the first time in history.

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These Are the Most Iconic Photos in Space Travel History

<b>Apollo 11 lifts off on its historic flight to the moon, 1969.</b>; Apollo 11 space ship lifting off on historic flight to moon during which astronauts Edwin Aldrin & Neil Armstrong walked on lunar surface.

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These Are the Most Iconic Photos in Space Travel History

<b>Gemini 7, 1965</b>; Gemini 7 as seen from Gemini 6 during its in tandem space flight.

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<b>Scientists with First U.S. Satellite Model, 1958</b>; William H, Pickering, James Van Allen, And Wernher Von Braun triumphantly raising a full-size model of the first U.S, Satellite, Explorer 1, at a press conference following the craft's launch on Jan. 31, 1958

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These Are the Most Iconic Photos in Space Travel History

<b>The Far Side of the Moon, 1959</b>; Captured by the Luna 3 space craft, this image is the first views ever of the far side of the moon.

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