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Apollo 15 commander Dave Scott joins the Duke family

The family portrait that has been on the MOON for 40 years: Astronaut left behind a picture of himself and his wife and kids in 1972

The reverse of the photo is signed by Apollo 16 astronaut Charles Duke and his family, and bears the message: 'This is the family of Astronaut Duke from Planet Earth.

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Von Braun, at the Marshall Space Flight Center, during a 1962 Presidential visit.

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Meeting>, President Kennedy & Von Braun, 19 May 1963

President John F Kennedy being briefed by rocket scientist Wernher Von Braun at NASA in

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1965 Press Photo John Hodge,Gemini 5 flight director | Historic Images

1965 Press Photo John Hodge,Gemini 5 flight director | Historic Images

Apollo 17 astronaut Gene Cernan, in a dirty spacesuit, works at the lunar module, December 13, 1972. (NASA)

Apollo 17 astronaut Gene Cernan, in a dirty spacesuit, works at the lunar module, December (NASA)

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The pioneers of space, the first Soviet cosmonauts Alexei Leonov, Boris Volynov Victor Gorbatenko, and, of course, Yuri Gagarin,at a picnic near Dolgoprudny. 1963

The pioneers of space, the first Soviet cosmonauts Alexei Leonov, Boris Volynov Victor Gorbatenko, and, of course, Yuri Gagarin,at a picnic near Dolgoprudny. 1963

Robert Gilruth was one of those forgotten guys in the white shirts and skinny ties in Houston, directing 25 manned space flights — including Alan Shepard’s Project Mercury breakthrough in 1961, the 1969 lunar landing and the 1970 “Houston, we’ve had a problem …” Apollo 13 rescue.

Minnesota history: Robert Gilruth was giant behind NASA's manned space program

German Titov (1935 – 2000), a Russian cosmonaut, the second human in space. After his space flight, just after the landing.  7 August 1961. #space #Russian #cosmonaut

German Titov – a Russian cosmonaut, the second human in space. After his space flight, just after the landing.

The 'Voice of Apollo' falls silent: Remembering Jack King ...

The 'Voice of Apollo' falls silent: Remembering Jack King .

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loren dean apollo 13 - Google Search

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