launch away!   random dump for space/sci-fi related materials for upcoming project(s).
The title is from Warren Ellis' Graphic Novel.

spaceexp:

The final Space Shuttle mission  separating from its Boosters

spaceexp:

The final Space Shuttle mission separating from its Boosters

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spaceexp:

- A portion of the ISS is visible in this view of a starry sky and Earth’s horizon

spaceexp:

- A portion of the ISS is visible in this view of a starry sky and Earth’s horizon

— 1 day ago with 152 notes

poniesetc:

Original concept art for Star Wars by Ralph McQuarrie.

(Source: onlyhdwallpapers.com, via 70sscifiart)

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spaceexp:

Discovery approaching ISS

spaceexp:

Discovery approaching ISS

— 1 day ago with 177 notes

spaceexp:

Cygnus being released from ISS in 4k. Watch in highest quality.

— 1 day ago with 88 notes

ultrafacts:

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ultrafacts:

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— 1 day ago with 6603 notes

spaceexp:

Releasing Cygnus

— 1 day ago with 43 notes

70sscifiart:

madddscience:

Selected images from a 70s NASA brochure Space Station: Key to the Future, via this article by David S. F. Portree of Wired.

From my Maddd Science tumblr. It’s an interesting read, too, if you’re interested in the USA’s approach to space exploration in the 70s/late 60s.

— 2 days ago with 438 notes