Did you know that US astronaut Alan Shepherd, the commander of Apollo 14, played the first golf shot on the Moon in 1971.


The First Shuttle launch Columbia 1981

Since 1981, NASA space shuttles have been rocketing from the Florida coast into Earth orbit. The five orbiters — Columbia, Challenger, Discovery, Atlantis and Endeavour — have flown more than 130 times, carrying over 350 people into space and travelling more than half a billion miles, more than enough to reach Jupiter. Designed to return … Continue reading The First Shuttle launch Columbia 1981