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First Astronaut

Apollo 11, Neil Armstrong becomes the first astronaut to step onto the lunar surface, July 20, 1969.

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from Stylist Magazine

Revolutionary pioneers

First woman in space. In 1963, former textile worker Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman to travel to space. The 26-year-old Russian was the fifth cosmonaut to go into the Earth's orbit.

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The Earth view from the cupola onboard the International Space Station. NASA astronaut Scott Kelly tweeted this image with a comment on May 14, 2015: “My first look out the window today.

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from ViralNova.com

These 96 Photos Say More Than Words Ever Could. #7 Will Break You Down.

// Anna Fisher, astronaut, with stars in her eyes on the cover of Life magazine in 1985. She was the first mother in space.

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☆ Anna Lee Tingle Fisher is an American chemist, emergency physician, and a NASA astronaut. Formerly married to fellow astronaut Bill Fisher, and the mother of two children, in 1984 she became the first mother in space☆

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Apollo 11 Lunar Landing - iNFOGRAPHiCs MANiA
from iNFOGRAPHiCsMANiA

Apollo 11 Lunar Landing - iNFOGRAPHiCs MANiA

NASA's Apollo 11 mission landed the first astronauts on the moon on July 20, 1969. See how it worked.

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from Boomers @ 50+

scienceyoucanlove: Mae C. Jemison was born on...

We salute Mae Jemison, the first African-American woman to be admitted into the astronaut training program. #Boomers50 #WomensHistoryMonth

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NASA Gemini Astronaut Ed White performing Nasa's first ever EVA. Interesting Note: the hand held maneuvering gun.

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from JSC: Jamaicans in Solidarity with Cuba

First Woman Astronaut Demands Release of the Cuban Five

Valentina Vladimirovna Tereshkova

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from 1958 - the 4th book in the space cat series - amazing!

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