The History of Space X – Infographic

Space X History

It’s been almost a month since Space X’s Falcon 9 rocket launched the first Americans into space from US soil since the end of the shuttle program — the first private rocket to do so.  How did Space X get to this point?  Today’s infographic takes a look at the history of the company and it’s various missions before the historic May 30 launch. [VIA]

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Photo Prompt

Photo Prompt – Interstellar On-Ramp

Photo — “Interstellar On-Ramp”

Use the photos posted in this feature for writing prompts, warm-up activities, drawing templates or as part of a photo analysis.

Road signs at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s Eastern Shore point out where you can boldly go!

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(H/T cometvomitpolish)