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Hundreds Of Unseen NASA Photographs -- including the First Photo from Space -- Reveal The Vintage Beauty Of Outer Space


Hundreds Of Unseen NASA Photographs Reveal The Vintage Beauty Of Outer Space

On October 24, 1946, the world was introduced to theĀ first photograph from space, a shot of our tiny planet taken 65 miles above Earth. The artist behind this iconic image was a V-2 rocket, programmed to capture a frame every 1.5 seconds before delivering a steel cassette of film back to the ground just minutes after it launched.

Hundreds Of Unseen NASA Photographs Reveal The Vintage Beauty Of Outer Space

Hundreds Of Unseen NASA Photographs Reveal The Vintage Beauty Of Outer Space

Hundreds Of Unseen NASA Photographs Reveal The Vintage Beauty Of Outer Space

Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/02/16...

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Wow, the first photo from space is less than 70 years old.

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