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A pre-flight CT scan of a NASA A7L spacesuit, the type of suit worn during the Apollo missions. These scans were apparently taken to ensure that there were no pins or needle points accidentally left in the apparel that could puncture the pressure suite.

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July 4th 2016-NASA's Juno Spacecraft Reaches Jupiter After 5-Year Journey. -Luminous beauty of Jupiter's auroras revealed by Hubble The images were released as Nasa’s Juno spacecraft hurtled closer toward the solar system’s largest planet.

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The Apollo 11 mission's computers were less powerful than today's mobile phones By Brian Burke on July 15, "It's absolutely amazing that the computers used to guide the Apollo 11 mission to the moon were no more powerful than a pocket calculator or a mobile phone."

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Mapping Voyager 1's Incredible 36-Year Trek Through Space [Infographic]

Mapping Voyager 1's Incredible 36-Year Trek Through Space [Infographic]

Voyager 1 spacecraft's biggest moments are shown in this chart covering the last 36 years... Voyager 1 is almost 12 billion miles away now! and moving at miles per hour!...Voyager 1 will be the first ever object we've sent outside our solar system. Mais

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(Picture: Nasa, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team) A pair of interacting galaxies called Arp 273. Nasa believes the smaller galaxy has passed through the larger one, causing the ripple effect.

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The speckled object depicted here is Callisto, Jupiter’s second largest moon. This image was taken in May 2001 by NASA’s Galileo spacecraft, which studied Jupiter and its moons from 1995 until 2003.

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NASA Apollo Missions - This timeline will also provide the students a foundation of the important dates to include in their timeline of NASA and the Apollo missions.

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Magazine - Visions of the Future: NASA's Space Tourism Posters

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory recently comissioned Seattle design firm Invisible Creature to create several space-tehmed travel posters for a 2016...

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