Space Shuttle Atlantis being prepared for which launched June The mission, primarily to add new components to the International Space Station, was a significant milestone marking the orbital human spaceflight.
Two F-16 Falcons escorting Discovery Space Shuttle
SR-71 Pilots in Pressurized Uniforms, 1980's (Blackbird pilots)
Herald Square, showing Broadway at Street. Landmarks include the the New York Herald newspaper building (with its clockwork blacksmith bell-ringers and electrified owls), Sixth Avenue elevated tracks, New York Times building.
Damia Bouic, an amateur image processor, combined Akatsuki images taken through its UVI camera — at different distances — to create this composite. The brown region bristles with small convective clouds. #venus