Pieces of Space
Every day a new piece of Space with its history. All images belong to their owners, usually NASA.
One of the earliest images from Mars is this strange picture from the Mariner 4 mission in 1964. Too anxious to wait for the official processed shot from the spacecraft, engineers at JPL simply converted the image data into integers and then hand colored it in like a paint-by-numbers drawing.
  1. One of the earliest images from Mars is this strange picture from the Mariner 4 mission in 1964. Too anxious to wait for the official processed shot from the spacecraft, engineers at JPL simply converted the image data into integers and then hand colored it in like a paint-by-numbers drawing.

  1. 1 noteTimestamp: Friday 2013/01/25 11:30:49marsimagesfirst imagespaceplanetnasa
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