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The most powerful rocket....  IN THE WUUURLD!

This has been posted in the past but I haven’t seen it in a while. It popped up in my YouTube feed and is worth another watch even if you’ve seen it before. The video in question is a feed from the launch pad of the Apollo 11 launch showing just how powerful and violent a rocket launch is. » 6/18/15 8:51am 6/18/15 8:51am

Have a ZIL-49061 pic

Photos taken from this article and courtesy of NASA. There are more pictures to be had in the article, but I do need to include this one of the Soyuz capsule on the ground. Just in case you were wondering just how violent and hot a reentry is, here is what a space capsule looks like after landing. I wonder how long… » 3/26/15 11:01am 3/26/15 11:01am

Curiosity Self-Portrait at 'Mojave' Site on Mount Sharp

This is a remarkable photograph, and to truly appreciate it, you must go to the NASA site and view it in insanely high resolution. The detail on the rover is unbelievable. And before all you conspiracy theorists get your panties in a wad, the photograph is a mosaic of pictures taken by the robotic arm with the arm… » 2/25/15 9:40am 2/25/15 9:40am