18JUL 2024
Astronaut Jones

Astronaut Jones

D.C. has a rich musical history, but there s still a chapter being written: what s happening now. Indeed, there are tons of bands dominating the local music scene and DCist has only scratched the surface in our coverage. Welcome to Listen To This, a semi-regular feature wherein DCist s music staff shares new(ish) and/or noteworthy music from local artists that they ve come across…

Continue Reading
12JUL 2024
History of astronauts

History of astronauts

Advertisements The Astronaut Wives Club post- Launch review: space history vs. Hollywood The Astronaut Wives Club recreated LIFE magazine s Sept. 21, 1959 cover featuring the Mercury astronauts wives. (ABC/LIFE) — The Astronaut Wives Club,ABC s new drama about the women behind America s first…
source

Continue Reading
06JUL 2024
Action Man Astronaut

Action Man Astronaut

Major Tom is a fictional astronaut referenced in David Bowie s songs Space Oddity , Ashes to Ashes , Hallo Spaceboy (particularly in the remix by the Pet Shop Boys) and Blackstar (in the music video and interpreted from the lyrics). Bowie s own interpretation of the character evolved throughout…

Continue Reading
30JUN 2024
Astronaut drawings

Astronaut drawings

Celestial Planes, 48x 55 cm, Graphite on Paper, 2013 Calcite : 23 x 25 cm, Graphite on Paper, 2015 Hematite I, 17 x 20 cm, Graphite on Paper, 2015 Inter Alia II, 54 x 69 cm, Graphite on Paper, 2014 Orogeny I, 47.5 x 54 cm, Graphite on Paper, 2015 Jennifer Argo is a visual artist currently living and…
Country Driveways Scotland

Continue Reading
24JUN 2024
American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics

American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics

Welcome to the AIAA MIT Chapter s home on the web. This section, like many others in the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, is dedicated to advancing the arts, sciences, and technology of aeronautics and astronautics, as well as promoting the professionalism of those engaged in these…

Continue Reading
18JUN 2024
Astronaut Book

Astronaut Book

Commander Chris Hadfield captured the world’s imagination last year, when, from 13 March to 13 May 2013, he was the first Canadian Commander of the International Space Station. While aboard the ISS, Commander Hadfield did a series of “experiments, ” both for scientists, but, perhaps most importantly…

Continue Reading
12JUN 2024
Astronaut Images

Astronaut Images

Click To View Slideshow» Captain Scott Kelly s Twitter feed is the best in the world (or several miles above it). In the wake of the untimely explosion of SpaceX s rocket mission to resupply the International Space Station, Astronaut Scott Kelly—a current resident of the ISS—tweeted the following image…

Continue Reading