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Official NASA Caption: Flyaround view of the International Space Station ISS taken by an STS-119 crewmember after the undocking of the orbiter Discovery. What are we looking at?  On multiple photographs, a mysterious, cube like, object was photographed and caught on multiple images.  Black Vault us…
1853 days ago
NASA / Space, Houston, United States
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Official caption from NASA: There is no caption offered by NASA for this photo.   What are we looking at? Outside the window during a photograph taken by the crew of STS-88, is a mysterious unidentified object.  Could this be space junk?  The famed Black Knight Satellite?   Download the high re…
5609 days ago
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Official NASA Caption: S122-E-011016 (18 Feb. 2008) --- Backdropped by the blackness of space, the International Space Station is seen from Space Shuttle Atlantis as the two spacecraft begin their relative separation. Earlier the STS-122 and Expedition 16 crews concluded almost nine days of cooperat…
2253 days ago
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Original NASA Caption: S121-E-06057 (8 July 2006) --- Astronauts Piers J. Sellers (red stripes) and Michael E. Fossum, STS-121 mission specialists, work in tandem on the shuttle's Remote Manipulator System/Orbiter Boom Sensor System (RMS/OBSS) during the mission's first scheduled session of extraveh…
2843 days ago
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Official NASA Caption: S121-E-06211 (10 July 2006) --- Astronaut Michael E. Fossum, STS-121 mission specialist, removes the trailing umbilical system-reel assembly (TUS-RA) from the S0 truss on the International Space Station during the mission’s second session of extravehicular activity (EVA). Foss…
2841 days ago
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Official Caption: S123-E-005056 (11 Mar. 2008) --- During their first full day in space, STS-123 crewmembers aboard the Earth-orbiting Space Shuttle Endeavour recorded and downlinked pictures of its cargo bay where the logistics module for the Japanese Kibo laboratory awaits being added to the growi…
2231 days ago
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From Black Vault user Willease:   Two astronauts of Apollo 17 collect rock and soil samples and suddenly one of them gets really excited as he spots "something weird" flying over his head.   You probably need to watch the video a couple times as it happens very fast!!!   Normally NASA astronau…
15097 days ago
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Official NASA Caption: S97-E-5115 (9 December 2000) --- This is one of a series of digital still camera photographs showing the International Space Station (ISS) during a fly-around by the Space Shuttle Endeavour. The 240-foot-long, 38-foot-wide solar array is the newest part and one of the most pro…
4880 days ago
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Official NASA Caption: STS105-710-081 (10-22 August 2001) --- One of the astronauts on the aft flight deck of the Space Shuttle Discovery used a 70mm handheld camera to record this image of a thruster firing. The blackness of space surrounds this view of the orbital maneuvering system (OMS) pods dur…
4624 days ago
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NASA's official explanation: Black spots have been discovered on Mars that are so dark that nothing inside can be seen. Quite possibly, the spots are entrances to deep underground caves capable of protecting Martian life, were it to exist. The unusual hole pictured above was found on the slopes of t…
2519 days ago
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