The International Space Station just orbited over my head :3

The International Space Station just orbited over my head :3

Michael Collins is the only human, living or dead, not contained in the frame of this picture

Michael Collins is the only human, living or dead, not contained in the frame of this picture

"It’s a sad day for not only NASA, but all who strive to explore. Mr. Armstrong, you’ve inspired the world."

@NASA360
wolf-fairy:

butpointzwhy:

therothwoman:

ll:

NASA just landed a rover on Mars, this is the very first picture.  This JUST happened minutes ago.
1:42am EST 8/6/2012

It’s in color
holy shit
that’s fucking MARS you guys

MARS

Wow…

FALSE. This picture isnt even from Curiosity! I believe this is from a past Mars rover, Spirit.  
http://i.imgur.com/YPsa0.png <- THAT is the first picture from Curiosity. a tiny 64x64px image sent just minutes after landing.
PLUS Curiosity purposly landed in a crater! so she wouldn’t see a horizon. -.- 

wolf-fairy:

butpointzwhy:

therothwoman:

ll:

NASA just landed a rover on Mars, this is the very first picture.  This JUST happened minutes ago.

1:42am EST 8/6/2012

It’s in color

holy shit

that’s fucking MARS you guys

MARS

Wow…

FALSE. This picture isnt even from Curiosity! I believe this is from a past Mars rover, Spirit.  

http://i.imgur.com/YPsa0.png <- THAT is the first picture from Curiosity. a tiny 64x64px image sent just minutes after landing.

PLUS Curiosity purposly landed in a crater! so she wouldn’t see a horizon. -.- 

NASA JOKES

cosmological-conundrum:

“You can do the conversion”

XD

i laughed when I heard that

The rover Curiosity lands successfully on Mars and is able to send back images. On one we can see the wheel of Curiosity on the surface of Mars and on the other side, we can its shadow.

westacadia:

I told you that I got excited.

Michael Phelps, you broke the record for Olympic Gold medals? I guess that’s okay, EXCEPT COMPARED TO NASA LANDING ON MARS!

ambitionsandsuch:

SHADOW OF THE ROVER! on freaking MARS!

ambitionsandsuch:

SHADOW OF THE ROVER! on freaking MARS!

Hi-res images from Curiosity prove it is safe on Mars.

starchaser1874:

whew!!! I need a beer and some female companionship now.

oh well I’ll settle for sleep.

squishu:

i swear somebody just said “holy shit!”

CURIOSITY HAS LANDED!

gosh I love these moments! We got our first pictures from Mars about 2mins after touchdown

Why yes I am very nerdy

Why yes I am very nerdy