New York Science Teacher Image Gallery

your source of science images, photos and technical drawings


ares_v_rockets.JPG
Ares V Rockets305 viewsScale models of the Ares V rockets. The Ares V is being designed as a heavy-launch vehicle to send large hardware and materials to the Moon or send supplies beyond Earth orbit to sustain human presence there.
comet_halley.jpg
Halley's Comet475 viewsTaken March 8, 1986
early_astronaut_suit.JPG
Early Astronaut Suit313 viewsHere is a shot of an older astronaut suit
german_v-1.JPG
German V-1 Rocket361 viewsThe V-1 was designed by Robert Lusser of the Fieseler company and Fritz Gosslau from the Argus engine works, with a fuselage constructed mainly of welded sheet steel and wings built similarly or of plywood. The simple pulse jet engine pulsed 50 times per second.
hams_molded_capsule.JPG
Ham the Chimp Capsule421 viewsHam (July 1956 – January 19, 1983), also known as Ham the Chimp and Ham the Astrochimp, was the first hominid launched into outer space. Ham's name is an acronym for the lab that prepared him for his historic mission — the Holloman Aerospace Medical Center, located at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico.

lunar_rover_vehicle.JPG
Lunar rover 439 viewsThe Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) or lunar rover (popularly known as the moon buggy) was a 4-wheeled rover used on the Moon during the last three missions (15, 16, and 17) of the Apollo program in the early 1970s.

mercury_capsale.JPG
Mercury Capsule305 viewsProject Mercury was the first human spaceflight program of the United States. It ran from 1959 through 1963 with the goal of putting a human in orbit around the Earth. The Mercury-Atlas 6 flight on 20 February 1962 was the first Mercury flight to achieve this goal. Early planning and research was carried out by the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, and the program was officially conducted by the newly created NASA.
moon%20012.jpg
Lunar Eclipse430 viewsLunar Eclipse
moon%20028.jpg
Lunar Eclipse458 viewsLunar Eclipse
moon_over_trees~0.JPG
Moon over trees250 viewsCrescent moon over trees on a sunset evening
NASA_centaur_g-prime_high_energy_engine.JPG
NASA centaur g-prime high energy engine307 viewsNASA centaur g-prime high energy engine
NASA_mobile_lab.JPG
NASA mobile lab341 viewsNASA mobile lab
114 files on 10 page(s) 4