Tag: iconic images

The truth behind the picture

We all know that picture. Revolutionary Che Guevara in a thinking pose with a military beret on his head. There’s no doubt that this is the most popular photo of him and one of the best known images of all times. But what and who really is the person behind that picture? The photo, which ...

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NASA has uploaded all photos shot in the course of Apollo missions 7 through 17

There is hardly a job as demanding and dangerous as the one of an astronaut. This was doubly true in the late 60s and early 70s, since space technology was still in the early stages of development back then. Astronauts, US-American and Soviet alike, had to be able to keep their cool, no matter what. ...