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#LightBoxFF: Transmissions from Space with NASA Goddard

Through the NASA Goddard Instagram feed, Rebecca Roth connects the people of planet Earth to astronauts in space and the nation's largest organization of combined scientists, engineers and technologists.

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John Glenn—NASA
Out There

John Glenn, First American to Orbit the Earth, Turns 93

To say John Glenn was a pioneer would be something of an understatement. The Ohio native, who turns 93 on July 18, was one of the Mercury Seven, the first astronauts NASA ever sent into space

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A Master Class in Space Photography with NASA Astronaut Donald Pettit

Want to know how to take photos from space? NASA Astronaut Donald Pettit gives LightBox the lowdown.

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The First Ever Photograph from Space

The first ever photo taken from space has a pretty crazy backstory involving a Nazi engineer.

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From Mars, With Curiosity: How We Get Pictures From the Red Planet

Millions of miles away, the Curiosity rover is taking some of the most important photographs in human history. TIME speaks with the scientists controlling the rover's cameras

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Misha Friedman
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PJL: July 2014 (Part 1)

Curated by Mikko Takkunen, a collection of the most interesting photojournalism and documentary photography from across the web.

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"A simple toy from my childhood makes for a cool picture in space." - Reid Wiseman via Twitter, June 1, 2014
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Around the World in 90 Minutes with Astronaut Reid Wiseman

Aboard the International Space Station, NASA Astronaut Reid Wiseman is a flight engineer. But, for millions of people back on Earth, he's a social media sensation, who constantly beams back incredible images and videos of our planet.

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Angelica Dass
Out There

Nine Brazilian Photographers You Need to Follow

The most exciting contemporary Brazilian photography takes possession of the clashes of culture, ethnicity and philosophies that make up the country.

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Jonas Bendiksen
Out There

See Soccer Fans React in Epic Slow Motion

As part of the team producing "Offside" — a Magnum-led project that sees Magnum photographers and a group of Brazilian image makers creatively visualize Brazil during the World Cup — Jonas Bendiksen has shot these epic, super slow-motion videos of soccer fans and amateur soccer players in action.

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Palestinians clash with Israeli soldiers
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Pictures of the Week: July 4 – July 11

From Israel's deadly air offensive in Gaza and Brazil's humiliating World Cup exit to French Fashion week's modern attitude and a double wedding for wounded Ukrainian paratroopers, TIME presents the best photos of the week.

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