50th Anniversary of Planetary Exploration

shared by southpaw661 on Jan 03, 2013 in Science

50th Anniversary of Planetary Exploration

shared by southpaw661 on Jan 03, 2013 in Science

835 views

4 faves

0 comments

Fifty years ago on a mid-December day, NASA's Mariner 2 spacecraft sailed close to the shrouded planet Venus, marking the first time any spacecraft had ever successfully made a close-up study of another planet.
Tags: nasa
Category: Science
Did you work on this visual? Claim credit!

Embed Code

Embeded for hosted site:

Click the code to copy
<div class='visually_embed'><img class='visually_embed_infographic' src='http://visual.ly/node/image/60153?_w=540' alt='50th Anniversary of Planetary Exploration' /><div class='visually_embed_cycle'></div><script type='text/javascript' src='http://a.visual.ly/api/embed/60153?width=540' class='visually_embed_script' id='visually_embed_script_60153'></script><p> From <a href='http://visual.ly?utm_source=content-embed&utm_medium=embed'>Visually</a>.</p></div>

Embeded for wordpress.com:

Click the code to copy
<div class='visually_embed'><iframe width='1' height='1' style='width: 1px !important; height: 1px !important; position: absolute;left: -100px !important;' src='http://visual.ly/track.php?q=http://visual.ly/50th-anniversary-planetary-exploration&slug=50th-anniversary-planetary-exploration'></iframe><a href="http://visual.ly/50th-anniversary-planetary-exploration/?utm_source=visually_embed"><img class='visually_embed_infographic' src='http://visual.ly/node/image/60153?_w=540' alt='50th Anniversary of Planetary Exploration' /></a><div class='visually_embed_cycle'></div><p> From <a href='http://visual.ly?utm_source=content-embed&utm_medium=embed'>Visually</a>.</p></div>
Customize size