Tag: apollo

In memory of the Apollo 13 mission (1970-April 11-17) – A successful failure

April 12, 2022

On April 11, 1970, Jim Lovell, Jack Swigert and Fred Haise, three NASA astronauts aboard Saturn V from the Kennedy Space Center for a major mission, finally abandoned the mission due to a fault in the oxygen tank in the service module and orbited the South South spacecraft on April 17. Down. The extraordinary courage…

Suicidal mission

December 27, 2021

Believing a computer with four kilobytes of RAM, 79 kilobytes of ROM memory capacity, his wife, Jane, and their children stare at a rental boat in the distance as her husband, Neil Armstrong, jumps on a SATURN V rocket to touch the moon. Taken by Ralph Morse

This photo has a special feature. This photo contains all the human beings in the universe except the photographer.

December 14, 2021

This image was taken in 1969 by Michael Collins, commander of Apollo 11, the mothership of man’s first lunar mission. As he orbited the Moon, he reached the exact opposite of the Sea of ​​tranquility, with his nearest humans, Armstrong and Aldrin, 3535.8 km (Diameter of moon + Orbital altitude of command module). That is,…

Two and a half hours live video from the moon

December 12, 2021

The Apollo lunar mission has always been hailed by the United States as one of its greatest achievements. But not only the United States but the rest of the world played a crucial role in this mission. The first sightings of man landing on the moon were received and seen in Australia. The first sightings…

The Moon and Mars are all on our planet.

December 9, 2021

There are a lot of places on our planet that make you wonder if this is the same thing as Earth. Let’s get acquainted with some such places .. Moon on Earth. Scientists have discovered many places on Earth similar to the Moon. The most famous of these is the Movna Kia in Hawaii. It…

APOLLO 15

November 11, 2021

Let’s take a quick look at the records set by the Apollo 15 mission in 1971. The largest payload of 45,500 kg delivered to the Moon’s orbit, 295 hours, the longest manned mission to the lunar surface, and the first fully equipped deep space electric vehicle to fly to the moon in 18 hours. Spend…