The suit from Sayluz, the Soviet Union's first space station programme #astronaut

The suit from Sayluz, the Soviet Union's first space station programme #astronaut

space suit | Charlize Theron                                                                                                                                                                                 Más

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Jean Shrimpton for the April 1965 special edition of Harpers Bazaar, edited and photographed by Richard Avedon.

Jean Shrimpton for the April 1965 special edition of Harpers Bazaar, edited and photographed by Richard Avedon.

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.

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.

Many layers and systems combine to keep astronauts alive in the vacuum of space. See how NASA's Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) spacesuits work in this Space.com infographic.

Many layers and systems combine to keep astronauts alive in the vacuum of space. See how NASA's Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) spacesuits work in this Space.com infographic.

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