Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, lunar module pilot, walks on the surface of the Moon near the leg of the Lunar Module (LM) "Eagle" during the Apollo 11 exravehicular activity (EVA). Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, commander, took this photograph with a 70mm lunar surface camera. Astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin descended in the Lunar Module (LM) Eagle to explore the Sea of Tranquility region of the Moon, 20th July 1969
Apollo 11 moon landing 1969
American astronaut "Buzz" Edwin Eugene Aldrin leaving lunar module on july 20, 1969 during Apollo 11 mission
Astronaut Aldrin joins Neil Armstrong on the surface of the moon, in this photo taken by Armstrong (Apollo 11)
COPERNICUS'S SYSTEM (1)
A representation of his system, showing Earth circling the sun which illumines different parts of the globe according to the time of day and the season of the year
A cross-section of the planet, showing the central fire and the huge internal lakes which drain from the oceans
PTOLEMY'S SYSTEM (1)
A representation of his system, showing Earth at the centre of the cosmos, circled by the planets and by the signs of the Zodiac
PTOLEMY'S SYSTEM (2)
Earth is depicted at the centre of the cosmos, circled by the seven planets known to him : our globe is made up of four elements - earth, air, fire and water
MOON OVER PARIS/1886
A surreal image of the moon over Le Champ-de-Mars, in Paris
LUNAR CORONA (ARCTIC)
Lunar halo observed by Arctic explorers - a cross-like effect centred on the Moon, with a surrounding ring.
BLUNT/FULL MOON/PLATE 13
The Moon at the full.
EARTH'S CENTRAL FIRE
Cross-section of the globe showing the central fire, the lateral fires, and the volcanoes where the fire breaks out on the surface
MAN AND MARS
Man contemplates Mars and considers the possibility of life there...
A diagram showing the parallax of the planets.
The pre-Copernican system of the Planets - Earth at the centre orbited by the other planets including the sun, and surrounded by the stars
Planet Mars seen from one of its moons
The planet Mars as seen from one of its moons, a hundred times larger than the planet Earth's Moon as seen from Earth.
Time propels our planet through Eternity....