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Pictorial History of the Spacesuit Part 1

Part 1 :Early Concepts (through 1940s) spacesuit  –  a garment worn to keep a human alive in the harsh environment of outer space, vacuum and temperature extremes. Early Concept Drawings Wiley Post During the 1930’s the famous high flying aviator Wiley Post used Pressure … Continue reading

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Boeing unveils its new spacesuit

Astronauts aboard Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft will wear these new lightweight spacesuits. Hopefully we will get to see a SpaceX spacesuit soon. Back in May it was announced that SpaceX hired Ironman costume designer Jose Fernandez to design their own in … Continue reading

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