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Astronaut Food: A Brief History Of Space Food Sticks

Space Food Sticks are a living monument to golden years of the Space Age. In the formative years of space travel, food represented a major hurdle for NASA technicians. 367 more words


Shit I find in my closet

Μία φορά κάθε 2-3 χρόνια έχω το χούι να αδειάζω τα ντουλάπια μου για ξεσκόνισμα, καθάρισμα και αέρισμα. Με τα χρόνια έχω συλλέξει μεγάλο όγκο περιοδικών τα οποία, καθότι σμαζούκλος, δεν μου κάνει καρδιά να πετάξω. 85 more words


Star Party

आपण सर्वांनी लहानपणी ध्रुव बाळाची गोष्ट ऐकली असते. तो कसा आकाशात एक तारा बनून अमर रहिला. मी ही ती ऐकली होती. पण त्यामुळे काही मला या आकाशातल्या ताऱ्यांचे विशेष आकर्षण निर्माण झाले नाही.


Skylab Trainer

This Apollo BoilerPlate is on display in the Starship Gallery at the Johnson Space Center in Houston. Not much is known about this BP.

Nearby, is the Skylab 1G (one gravity) trainer. 14 more words


Skylab 1

Sitting in Saturn V Hall at the U.S. Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama sits the largest known fragment from Skylab. The Skylab, a convert Saturn V third stage, re-entered Earth’s atmosphere on July 11, 1979, over western Australia. 17 more words


The Standard of Space Sickness

In the earliest days of manned spaceflight, both astronauts and cosmonauts were strapped in, seated in form-fitting seats and cumbersome pressure suits with very little room to move beyond removing a zipper to pee and poop or take off the suit. 743 more words


Remembering Skylab's Final Orbits

Remember this map of doom/excitement? 

If you remember that map and those three red orbit lines in 1979, you’ll also remember that Skylab’s demise was sooo exciting to the world. 296 more words