Your strongest memory of Apollo 11? "Looking back at Earth from a great distance." β€” Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins. 
Collins, the command module pilot, remained aboard the spacecraft in orbit around the Moon, while Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldri
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Your strongest memory of Apollo 11? "Looking back at Earth from a great distance." β€” Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins. Collins, the command module pilot, remained aboard the spacecraft in orbit around the Moon, while Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldri

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Fifty years ago, humans walked on the <a href="/tag/moon" title="#moon Instagram photos and videos - hungram.com">#moon</a>  for the first time. Now, we’re getting ready to go back – this time, to stay. ⁣
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πŸŽ₯ credit: <a href="/profile/nasa_marshall" title="@nasa_marshall - @nasa_marshall Instagram Profile - hungram.com">@nasa_marshall</a> ⁣
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<a href="/tag/nasa" title="#nasa Instagram photos and videos - hungram.com">#nasa</a>  <a href="/tag/apollo50th" title="#apollo50th Instagram photos and videos - hungram.com">#apollo50th</a>  <a href="/tag/space" title="#space Instagram photos and videos - hungram.com">#space</a>  <a href="/tag/exploring" title="#exploring Instagram photos and videos - hungram.com">#exploring</a>
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Fifty years ago, humans walked on the #moon for the first time. Now, we’re getting ready to go back – this time, to stay. ⁣ ⁣ πŸŽ₯ credit: @nasa_marshall ⁣ ⁣ #nasa #apollo50th #space #exploring

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Galactic cherry blossoms are in peak bloom! 🌸⁣
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This scrambled galaxy as seen by <a href="/profile/nasahubble" title="@nasahubble - @nasahubble Instagram Profile - hungram.com">@nasahubble</a>  resembles a flowering cherry blossom tree. The bright regions are actually stellar nurseries, where new stars are blooming. Some pockets of gas rotate in th
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Galactic cherry blossoms are in peak bloom! 🌸⁣ ⁣ This scrambled galaxy as seen by @nasahubble resembles a flowering cherry blossom tree. The bright regions are actually stellar nurseries, where new stars are blooming. Some pockets of gas rotate in th

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Starry Night 2.0 πŸŒ†πŸŒŸβš‘οΈπŸ›°οΈβ£
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City lights, stars, lightning storms and satellite flares make up this composite of individual, layered photos. It’s amazing what you can capture outside the window of an orbital lab 220 miles above Earth. Enjoy this sky hi
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Starry Night 2.0 πŸŒ†πŸŒŸβš‘οΈπŸ›°οΈβ£ ⁣ City lights, stars, lightning storms and satellite flares make up this composite of individual, layered photos. It’s amazing what you can capture outside the window of an orbital lab 220 miles above Earth. Enjoy this sky hi

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Jupiter, twice as massive as all the other planets combined, has swirls for days!!!!! πŸ₯πŸ₯πŸ₯ ⁣
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Can you guess how many Earths fit across the gas giant’s clouded disks?⁣
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Swipe to see the answer! ➑️⁣
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Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Kevin M.
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Jupiter, twice as massive as all the other planets combined, has swirls for days!!!!! πŸ₯πŸ₯πŸ₯ ⁣ ⁣ Can you guess how many Earths fit across the gas giant’s clouded disks?⁣ ⁣ Swipe to see the answer! ➑️⁣ ⁣ Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Kevin M.

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Imagine seeing the Earth, Moon and stars all in one view. 🌍 πŸŒ• ⭐⁣
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Such a vision was captured by the crew of the <a href="/profile/iss." title="@iss. - @iss. Instagram Profile - hungram.com">@iss.</a>  They could see the Earth's atmospheric glow, highlighted by the Moon and a starry orbital nighttime background while orbiting 256 m
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Imagine seeing the Earth, Moon and stars all in one view. 🌍 πŸŒ• ⭐⁣ ⁣ Such a vision was captured by the crew of the @iss. They could see the Earth's atmospheric glow, highlighted by the Moon and a starry orbital nighttime background while orbiting 256 m

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Earth is special. 🌎 It's the only place in the universe that we know contains life. ⁣
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Celebrate its beauty by scrolling through these breathtaking images of our home planet, as captured by crew members aboard the International Space Station (<a href="/profile/iss" title="@iss - @iss Instagram Profile - hungram.com">@iss</a> ).
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Earth is special. 🌎 It's the only place in the universe that we know contains life. ⁣ ⁣ Celebrate its beauty by scrolling through these breathtaking images of our home planet, as captured by crew members aboard the International Space Station (@iss ).

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Bright, colorful pockets of star formation are blooming in this spiral galaxy just under 70 million light-years away, seen by the <a href="/profile/nasahubble" title="@nasahubble - @nasahubble Instagram Profile - hungram.com">@nasahubble</a>  Space Telescope. The orange-pink glow is created as hydrogen gas reacts to the intense light streaming outwa
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Bright, colorful pockets of star formation are blooming in this spiral galaxy just under 70 million light-years away, seen by the @nasahubble Space Telescope. The orange-pink glow is created as hydrogen gas reacts to the intense light streaming outwa

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Imagine slow-motion fireworks that started exploding 170 years ago and are still continuing. πŸŽ† πŸŽ† πŸŽ† ⁣
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This type of firework is not launched into Earth's atmosphere, but rather into space by a doomed super-massive star, called Eta Carinae. In this vi
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Imagine slow-motion fireworks that started exploding 170 years ago and are still continuing. πŸŽ† πŸŽ† πŸŽ† ⁣ ⁣ This type of firework is not launched into Earth's atmosphere, but rather into space by a doomed super-massive star, called Eta Carinae. In this vi

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Imagine having a view like this every day. 🀩⁣
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The Sun's glint beams off the Celebes Sea in southeast Asia as the International Space Station (<a href="/profile/iss" title="@iss - @iss Instagram Profile - hungram.com">@iss</a> ) flies 255 miles above Indonesia. ⁣
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Astronauts aboard the space station take advantage of opportuni
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Imagine having a view like this every day. 🀩⁣ ⁣ The Sun's glint beams off the Celebes Sea in southeast Asia as the International Space Station (@iss ) flies 255 miles above Indonesia. ⁣ ⁣ Astronauts aboard the space station take advantage of opportuni

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It’s lit! πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯ ⁣
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Today, we successfully verified the launch abort system of the <a href="/tag/orion" title="#orion Instagram photos and videos - hungram.com">#orion</a>  spacecraft can outrun a speeding rocket and pull astronauts to safety in the unlikely event of an emergency after liftoff. ⁣
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This approximately three-minute tes
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It’s lit! πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯ ⁣ ⁣ Today, we successfully verified the launch abort system of the #orion spacecraft can outrun a speeding rocket and pull astronauts to safety in the unlikely event of an emergency after liftoff. ⁣ ⁣ This approximately three-minute tes

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Before we send <a href="/tag/artemis" title="#artemis Instagram photos and videos - hungram.com">#artemis</a>  astronauts to the Moon, we have to make sure all systems are go.⁣
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Starting at 7am ET on Tuesday, July 2, the launch window will open for Ascent Abort-2, the second and final test of the Orion spacecraft's launch abort system
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Before we send #artemis astronauts to the Moon, we have to make sure all systems are go.⁣ ⁣ Starting at 7am ET on Tuesday, July 2, the launch window will open for Ascent Abort-2, the second and final test of the Orion spacecraft's launch abort system

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