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The title is from Warren Ellis' Graphic Novel.

ISS Air Revittilisation System: Astronauts will breathe easier →

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ISS Air Revittilisation System rack represents the state of the art in spacecraft oxygen recovery technology.

Credit: NASA

For NASA’s long-duration human spaceflight missions, travelers will need to recycle as much breathable oxygen in their spacecraft environments,…
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NASA Astronauts Will Breathe Easier With New Oxygen Recovery Systems

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For NASA’s long-duration human spaceflight missions, travelers will need to recycle as much breathable oxygen in their spacecraft environments, as possible.
Full article

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problemglyphs:

[SPACE MUSE]


called to oracle. in
the dark morning too
alive to feign otherwise
even for an hour. breeding
monsters like lilith. patron
of untold empires. letting
them remember you.
the sphere of heaven and
the outermost firmament kept
under your tongue like a
secret. writers write of
writing with impossible pomp
but
we are not wrong
sometimes

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problemglyphs:

[SPACE MUSE]

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called to oracle. in

the dark morning too

alive to feign otherwise

even for an hour. breeding

monsters like lilith. patron

of untold empires. letting

them remember you.

the sphere of heaven and

the outermost firmament kept

under your tongue like a

secret. writers write of

writing with impossible pomp

but

we are not wrong

sometimes

(via 3liza)

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To the Moon and beyond: Russia’s future space strategy unveiled

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Deputy PM outlines plans to establish a moon base and send missions to Mars
Full article

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International Space Station Source: Dave McGlinchey

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International Space Station

Source: Dave McGlinchey

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yurisnight:

British Cosmonaut Helen Sharman’s Space Suit & Launch Couch from her flight aboard Soyuz TM-12 to the Russian, MIR Space Station in May 1991 at The National Space as featured in @TheGarbagePOD ‘s #CadetsGuideToSpace https://mcc.yurisnight.net/parties/2350-the-garbage-pod-yuri-s-night-2014-a-space-cadets-guide-to-space-live-streaming-event

yurisnight:

British Cosmonaut Helen Sharman’s Space Suit & Launch Couch from her flight aboard Soyuz TM-12 to the Russian, MIR Space Station in May 1991 at The National Space as featured in @TheGarbagePOD ‘s #CadetsGuideToSpace https://mcc.yurisnight.net/parties/2350-the-garbage-pod-yuri-s-night-2014-a-space-cadets-guide-to-space-live-streaming-event

(via womeninspace)

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HTV during re-entry

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HTV during re-entry

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The Apollo Test Program

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spacewatching:

Astronaut Shannon Lucid is seen egressing from a training version of a Soyuz spacecraft, during a water survival training session in Russia. In March of 1996, Lucid accompanied the STS-76 crew to the Russian space station, Mir, where she stayed for a little over four months before returning to Earth with the STS-79 crew.

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Astronaut Shannon Lucid is seen egressing from a training version of a Soyuz spacecraft, during a water survival training session in Russia. In March of 1996, Lucid accompanied the STS-76 crew to the Russian space station, Mir, where she stayed for a little over four months before returning to Earth with the STS-79 crew.

(via spaceexp)

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Footage of the Earth from the ISS

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NASA Full Fuselage Trainer - payload bay Source: Laurentiu Cristofor

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NASA Full Fuselage Trainer - payload bay

Source: Laurentiu Cristofor

— 6 days ago with 70 notes

colchrishadfield:

It’s the International Day of Human Space Flight, 53 yrs since Gagarin launched. Earthling’s song, to celebrate.

— 6 days ago with 363 notes