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Feb. 7, 1984

Capt. Bruce McCandless II and Col.l Robert L Stewart were the first astronauts to perform an untethered spacewalk. Can you imagine floating in the open universe? (photo: NASA)

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Apollo 11, Neil Armstrong becomes the first astronaut to step onto the lunar surface, July 20, 1969.

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Apollo 11 Lunar Landing - iNFOGRAPHiCs MANiA
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Apollo 11 Lunar Landing - iNFOGRAPHiCs MANiA

Fresh on IGM > Apollo 11 Lunar Landing: Its been more than 40 years since man walked on the moon. Learn some details for the crew, the flight and the landing phase of the Apollo 11 lunar expedition. >

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On this Day in History, April 9, 1959: NASA introduced America’s first astronauts who became known as the Original Seven (pictured) and were chosen for the country’s first space program "Project Mercury"

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Chemist, medical doctor and NASA astronaut, Anna Lee Fisher became the first mother in space when she embarked on mission STS-51A on the space shuttle Discovery.

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from Catch My Party

Space Astronaut Birthday / Birthday "Noah's First Birthday Party - Outer Space Party"

Such a fun outer space astronaut birthday party! See more party ideas at CatchMyParty.com!

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from Etsy

Space will be ours. Long live to the First Astronaut Yu. A. Gagarin. Postcard. soviet propaganda, soviet union 1961 Moscow propaganda, ussr

Space will be ours. Long live to the First Astronaut Yu. A. Gagarin. Postcard. PROPAGANDA collectible 1961 Moscow. $3.99 via Gregory on @Etsy

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from ViralNova.com

These 96 Photos Say More Than Words Ever Could. #7 Will Break You Down.

Anna Fisher, astronaut, with stars in her eyes on the cover of Life magazine in 1985. She was the first mother in space

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Faked Moon Landing? New Technique Analyzes Shadows To Spot Photo Fakes Take for example the iconic 1969 photo of NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin posing on the surface of the moon. “The shadows go in all kinds of different directions and the lighting’s very strange…but if you do the analysis [with our software], it all checks out,” O’Brien said.

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from BuzzFeed

11 Things You Should Know About Tim Peake, Britain's First Astronaut In 20 Years

Major Timothy Peake is the first British citizen to be selected by the European Space Agency. He'll be blasting off for the...

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