Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas
The Huffington Postfrom The Huffington Post

PHOTOS: Celebrating 50 Years Of Women In Space

In 1963, Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman in Space.

Spacewalking Astronaut John Grunsfeld by NASA Goddard Photo and Video, via Flickr A close-up of Astronaut John Grunsfeld shows the reflection of Astronaut Andrew Feustel, perched on the robotic arm and taking the photo. The pair teamed together on three of the five spacewalks during Servicing Mission 4 in May 2009.

Bt imagesfrom Bt images

9 Incredible Photos of our Universe

The sky (or celestial dome) is everything that lies a certain distance above the surface of the Earth, including the atmosphere and outer space.

“This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.” On July 20, 1969, the spaceflight Apollo 11 landed the first humans, Americans Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on the moon. (photo credit: NASA). I remember where I was...