In Apollo 12 astronauts Dick Gordon, Charles Conrad, and Alan Bean were so smitten with the 'Vette they all ordered custom 427 Stingray coupes made out with a gold-on-black color scheme designed by Bean himself.
Black History Month: Famous Black Engineers and Scientists
Mae Jemison Becomes First African American Woman in Space On this day in Dr. Mae Jemison became the first African American woman to travel through space. She served as Mission Specialist aboard Space Shuttle Endeavour on
Has Nigeria's first astronaut been stranded in orbit on a secret space station since 1989?
spaceexp: “ European Space Agency astronaut Tim Peake seen during his first spacewalk. Peake and NASA astronaut Tim Kopra successfully replaced a failed voltage regulator on Jan. Peake is the first astronaut to wear a Union Jack patch.