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Leroy Gordon Cooper, Jr. (1927–2004) flew the last Mercury mission, Mercury-Atlas 7 (a.k.a. Faith 7), in May 1963. He also flew on Gemini 5, during which he became the first person to fly two orbital missions.

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‘Eight Days in a Garbage Can’: 50 Years Since Gemini V (Part 1)

Fifty years ago, this week, astronaut Charles “Pete” Conrad experienced “the longest thing I’ve ever had to do in my life.” Gemini V was the third manned flight of NASA’s two-man spacec…

Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper NASA selected Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper in 1959 as one of the 7 astronauts for their Mercury Project. In 1 days, the Faith 7 spacecraft orbited the Earth 22 times. Gordon Cooper, Project Mercury, Nasa History, Nasa Astronauts, Space Astronauts, Today In History, Space And Astronomy, Nasa Space, Space Race

Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper

Full Description: Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper, Jr., one of the original seven astronauts for Mercury Project selected by NASA on April 27, 1959. The MA-9 mission, boosted by the Mercury-Atlas launch vehicle, was the last flight of the Mercury Project. The Faith 7 spacecraft orbited the Earth 22 times in 1-1/2 days. Image Number: SPD-MARSH-8772556 Date: May 1963

Gordon Cooper and Charles 'Pete' Conrad in high spirits aboard a US navy recovery ship after their Gemini 5 flight in August 1965 Photograph: Courtesy of WestLicht Pete Conrad, Gordon Cooper, Glycine Airman, Project Gemini, Pilot, Apollo Space Program, Nasa Missions, Nasa History, Space And Astronomy

The golden age of space exploration – in pictures

A collection of 4,500 photographs including documentary pictures of astronauts and technicians is to be sold at auction

Discover what the world looked like on Wednesday, May 1963 on Takemeback. Which were the top Hits and the most popular Movies? Gordon Cooper, Time Magazine, Magazine Covers, Project Mercury, Nasa Astronauts, The Uncanny, Student Motivation, Vintage Magazines, Hello Gorgeous

How To Keep Your Cool

Among the traits that make a great teacher, enthusiasm is near the top. Your passion for delivering captivating lessons and activities to your students largely determines your success in motivating students. We’re all attracted to people who live their lives with zeal, and students are no different. One of my favorite movies is Braveheart, which

From the archive, 16 May Longest spaceflight orbits around Earth Major Gordon Cooper is the first American astronaut to take a nap in space and the last one to take part in a solo orbital mission Ufo, Gordon Cooper, Project Mercury, Apollo Space Program, Nasa Astronauts, Vintage Space, Earth From Space, Take A Nap, Space Travel

Longest spaceflight orbits around Earth: From the archive, 16 May 1963

Originally published in the Guardian on 16 May 1963: Major Gordon Cooper is the first American astronaut to take a nap in space and the last one to take part in a solo orbital mission

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The Coopers Reunited, Astronaut Gordon Cooper and Wife Trudy, May 31, 1963 Photographic Print by Ralph Morse | Art.com

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Surrounded by five technicians, Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper is assisted into ""Faith Credit : NASA Gordon Cooper, Astronaut, Nasa, Mercury, Gemini, Faith, Space, Anime, Twins

Surrounded by five technicians, Astronaut L. Gordon Cooper is assisted into ""Faith 7". Credit : NASA

Presentation of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Distinguished Service Medal (DSM) to Astronaut Major L. Gordon Cooper, - John F. Presidential History, Presidential Libraries, Caroline Kennedy, Jackie Kennedy, Gordon Cooper, Service Medals, Jfk Jr, Us Presidents, American Presidents

Presentation of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Distinguished Service Medal (DSM) to Astronaut Major L. Gordon Cooper, 12:15PM

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