The golden age of space exploration: Stunning archive of 15,000 Nasa images of the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo missions will go up for auction for $12,000



An incredible collection of 15,000 photos from the US' remarkable space programme is going up for auction.
The collection shows people exploring space for the first time and features numerous 'firsts', including the first time someone walked on the moon, the first space walk and the first man to orbit the Earth.
Cataloguing 11 years of manned missions from 1961 to 1972, the photos - some of which have never been seen before - relate to the most famous flights in history, including Mercury, Gemini and Apollo missions.
Highlights from the collection, which is set to sell for $9,000 (£6,400)... read more

 
5 April 2018 in Science &Technology, Views: 59
Source: Daily Mail
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