New York Science Teacher Image Gallery

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Ares V Rockets321 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.
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Halley's Comet492 viewsTaken March 8, 1986
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Early Astronaut Suit329 viewsHere is a shot of an older astronaut suit
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German V-1 Rocket377 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.
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Ham the Chimp Capsule435 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.

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Lunar rover 455 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.

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Mercury Capsule323 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.
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Lunar Eclipse448 viewsLunar Eclipse
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Lunar Eclipse475 viewsLunar Eclipse
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Moon over trees268 viewsCrescent moon over trees on a sunset evening
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NASA centaur g-prime high energy engine323 viewsNASA centaur g-prime high energy engine
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NASA mobile lab364 viewsNASA mobile lab
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