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Space Images With Project Gemini (16 Photos)

Space Images With Project Gemini (16 Photos)

Project  Gemini (1962-1966) was the second human spaceflight program of NASA, the site where most of the learning and engineering was perfected before the United States headed to the Moon. The Gemini program is fascinating and is often overlooked by predecessor, Mercury, and Apollo (because, you know, moon.) Here are some beautiful and fascinating photos from Project Gemini featuring many of the men who would one day go to the Moon.

11 Incredible Photos of Buzz Aldrin

11 Incredible Photos of Buzz Aldrin

Last night at the launch event for AXE Apollo there was a special guest appearance, Buzz Aldrin. The second man to ever step foot on the Moon. Take a moment to read his Wikipedia. The stories of his genius level of intelligence and utmost fearlessness in the face of unimaginable danger is awe-inspiring.

The Crystal Clear Waters Of Orda Cave In Russia

The Crystal Clear Waters Of Orda Cave In Russia

The Orda Cave, located near Orda village in Russia, is the largest underwater gypsum crystal cave in the world. The water in the cave is very cold, near 32° and is incredibly clear which allows for some amazing photo opportunities. Famous underwater photographer, journalist and dive-instructor, Victor Lyagushkin, led a team of cave divers and took the stunning images of the cave you see below.

A Look At September 11 from Space

A Look At September 11 from Space

On the eve of the 11th anniversary of the September 11 attacks on New York’s World Trade Center, we review photos shot by American Frank Culbertson who was aboard the International Space Station. As the ISS orbited the earth, it passed over New York City and captured  the smoke trail from the smoldering rubble.

The World’s Most Gigantic Swimming Pool (28 Photos)

The World’s Most Gigantic Swimming Pool (28 Photos)

In December 2006, the Guinness Book of World Records awarded the swimming pool at the San Alfonso del Mar resort in Algarrobo, Chile as the largest swimming pool by area. The pool is 1,013 meters (3,324 ft) in length with a total area of 8 hectares (19.77 acres) and holds a staggering 250 million liters (66 million gallons) of water. This is the equivalent to about 6,000 8-meter long pools.

14 Photos Of Yankee Stadium With Tilt-Shift Effects

14 Photos Of Yankee Stadium With Tilt-Shift Effects

Tilt-shifting is the creative process of manipulating a photograph so that a life-sized location or subject resembles a miniature-scale model. What better way to launch our new Stadium Tilt-Shift series than with a mecca of baseball, Yankee Stadium? Sure, Fenway or Wrigley may have been logical choices too, but check back in the next few weeks because they are on the to-do list.

50 Awe-Inspiring Long Exposure Photos Of The Milky Way

50 Awe-Inspiring Long Exposure Photos Of The Milky Way

It’s amazing when you finally get away from all the light pollution of New York City (or which ever metro area you live in) and realize that there is an absurd blanket of stars overhead. You haven’t truly lived until you’ve been to the darkest place in America , far away from the bright lights of Any City, USA and looked up to see the stars.