Category: space

Zvyozdny gorodok (Star City), vintage space book (1977)

Zvyozdny gorodok (Star City), vintage space book (1977)

Spaceship Soyuz-5, illustration by Yury Kopeiko (1969)

Spaceship Soyuz-5, illustration by Yury Kopeiko (1969)

Soyuz Apollo Project 1975 – vintage ename pin

Soyuz Apollo Project 1975 – vintage ename pin

Remembering the crew of Soyuz 11— Georgy Dobrovolsky, Vladislav…

Remembering the crew of Soyuz 11—

Georgy Dobrovolsky, Vladislav Volkov, and Viktor Patsayev—who died returning from their mission due to their capsule depressurizing on the night of June 29, 1971.

The first cosmonauts of the Soviet Union (1960)

The first cosmonauts of the Soviet Union (1960)

Arbatskaya Square in Moscow (1961)

Arbatskaya Square in Moscow (1961)

Man In Space, space art postcards by Alexey Leonov and Andrey…

Man In Space, space art postcards by Alexey Leonov and Andrey Sokolov (1965)

The first woman in space, Valentina Tereshkova started her space…

The first woman in space, Valentina Tereshkova started her space flight 56 years ago today, on June 16, 1963. She spent 3 days in space with no food and barely any movement.

Illustration by Yu. Kopeiko (1969)

Illustration by Yu. Kopeiko (1969)

Yuri Gagarin amidst celebrations marking his space flight. The…

Yuri Gagarin amidst celebrations marking his space flight. The boy is dressed up as a cosmonaut, his headpiece reads USSR.