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This picture, taken from the command module America, shows Apollo 17's lunar module Challenger's ascent stage in lunar orbit. Small reaction control thrusters are at the sides of the moonship with the bell of the ascent rocket engine itself underneath. The hatch allowing access to the lunar surface is visible in the front and a round radar antenna appears at the top.

Curiosity got close to this outcrop on Sept. 9, 2016, which displays finely layered rocks. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS


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Infographic: NASA's Z-1 spacesuit could be used for exploring the moon and Mars (Space, PBL) Also, for use exploring infinity and beyond!

The next generation of super heavy-lift launch vehicle is the privately developed SpaceX Falcon Heavy. Although NASA's Saturn V moon rocket could lift about two and a half times as much mass, the Falcon Heavy would still be the most powerful U.S. rocket to be launched since the Saturns were retired in 1972. [See it here.]

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NASA must fast forward the manned use of SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft

SpaceX Unveils Gorgeous Rocket Legs for Space Station Launch on March 16

Visitar la NASA - I have watch 4 shuttle lift off's from 20 miles away on Cocoa Beach. We also saw one come back on the back of a jet!!! Awesome!!!

How the British Skylon Space Plane Works (Infographic) By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist - See more at: