Luna 2, the first human-made object to reach the surface of the Moon
amazing russian art thanks to @Lori Bearden Bearden Bearden Bearden Lynn for sharing ♥
Apollo 11 lunar module pilot Buzz Aldrin stands on the moon near the American flag during NASA's historic first manned moon landing on July 20, 1969. Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong took the photo.
As a kid, used to be a stamp collector... Fantastic art works and graphics!
Soviet N-1 rocket....developed for its manned lunar program. http://www.aerospaceguide.net/n_1.html #space #rocket #moon
Victor Nizovtsev is a masterful oil painter of theatrical figurative composition, fantasy, landscapes, and still life.
Surface Of Venus- Oh that strange toxic yellow sky! The surface conditions on Venus are extreme, therefore the probes only survived on the surface for a duration of 23 minutes (initial probes); and up to about two hours (final probes).
Russian Space Capsule Cemetery
✯ Night sky of Olkhon Island - Lake Baikal, Russia (Mihail photos via fotki.yandex.ru)
The First Spacewalk On 18 March 1965, Alexey Arkhipovich Leonov became the first…