Browsing all 23 posts in Space.

Fleischmann Planetarium's Meteorite Collection

November 4th, 2011 | 1 Comment

Anyone visiting Reno, Nevada; should visit the Fleischmann Planetarium, and see it's impressive meteorite display.

The Russian Orlan Spacesuit

October 14th, 2011 | No Comments

The Russian Orlan spacesuit is used by cosmonauts while performing space walks.

Food in Space

September 1st, 2011 | No Comments

This is what astronauts and cosmonauts eat while on the space station. Filmed at Chabot Science Center, in Oakland; California.

Staying Fit in Space: The Penguin and the Shoulder Harness

August 26th, 2011 | No Comments

A close up of two different devices for staying fit in space; the shoulder harness, and the penguin suit.

Chabot's Telescopes

August 19th, 2011 | No Comments

Chabot Science Center is a great place for astronomy fans to look at the heavens.

The Mir Space Toilet

August 11th, 2011 | No Comments

If you ever plan on living in space, expect your toilet to look something like this.

Russian Sokol KV-2 Spacesuit

July 30th, 2011 | No Comments

The Sokol KV-2 is a pressurized launch suit, worn during lift-off and re-entry.

Apollo 15 Moon Rock

July 28th, 2011 | No Comments

This Apollo 15 Moon rock is on display at Chabot Science Center.

Leah - A Classic Antique Telescope

July 17th, 2011 | 1 Comment

This beautiful telescope was built in 1883, and is still used every night.

Vintage Telescope - Rachel

July 7th, 2011 | No Comments

Built in 1915, Rachel is one of the largest refractor telescopes in the world.