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The Avatar - Guatemala's Astronaut who Never Was

The first Guatemalan Cosmonaut trained by NASA, should have been heading into space in early 2015, aboard the third seat of a Roscosmos Soyuz space capsule, bound for the International Space Station. 2,183 more words


why burning people?

this is weird. i’ve always liked this pic…

…because it is grotesque and uncomfortable. that twisted, charred thing in the casket is the remains of russian cosmonaut vladimir komarov. 540 more words

Clark in an orbit of his own

Note: with the exception of the Month of May at Indy, all of Jim Clark’s 1965 season – from East London, South Africa through to the Belgian GP at Spa – can be read on one post (entitled “Jim Clark’s epic 1965 season”). 1,428 more words