fileg (fileg) wrote,

yuri's day

I meant to post these links last night for Yuri's night ---

Vostok Pictures

There are no photographs of Yuri’s Vostok in space during the First Flight, for a simple reason: There was nobody else up there to take them! We can only imagine what the Vostok capsule might have looked like from a viewpoint in space. Professional modelmaking student Kirsty Obbard has come up with the next best solution: Create an accurate scale model of the Vostok, and photograph it in space-like conditions. [more]

Happy Aerospace Holidays: Music for Yuri's Night

Yuri's Day enhanced edition
Tags: space

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