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25 May
2015
The launch of SA-8 in the early morning hours of May 25, 1965 carrying Apollo A-104 and Pegasus 2 into orbit. (NASA)
22 May
2015
An artist's depiction of the Earth and a super-Earth sized world. (NASA/JPL-Caltech/R. Hurt)
14 May
2015
Artist impression of Kapteyn b with image of Omega Centauri (PHL/UPR Arecibo)
12 May
2015
Artist depiction of an extrasolar mini-Neptune. (DLR Institute of Planetary Research)
9 May
2015
The Soviet Union's E-6 lunar lander. (NASA)
4 May
2015
The sister craft of Zond 2 called Zond 3. (NASA)
23 Apr
2015
An artist's depiction of the planets of Kepler 42 - a near twin of Barnard's Star. (NASA/JPL)
17 Apr
2015
The Pioneer 5 interplanetary probe. (STL)
12 Apr
2015
Foton M-2, shown here being prepared for launch in 2004, was based on the Vostok spacecraft first flown in 1960. (TsSKB Progress)
3 Apr
2015
Artist's depiction of Snapshot in orbit. (DOE)
1 Apr
2015
Model of TIROS 1 on display at the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum. (A.J. LePage).
28 Mar
2015
Artist depiction of Alpha Centauri Bb. (ESO/L. Calçada/Nick Risinger)