Ride the Last Shuttle Into Outer Space

Atlantis final shuttle launch at NASA's Kennedy Space Center

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“NASA wants to put a picture of you on one of the two remaining space shuttle missions and launch it into orbit. Launch your face into space and become a part of history.”

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Atlantis final shuttle launch at NASA's Kennedy Space Center

Atlantis final shuttle launch at NASA's Kennedy Space Center

Sonic Boom

Sonic Boom shockwave produced by F-18 Diamondback

Also known as the Prandtl-Glauert singularity, vapor cone, shock collar, or shock egg; this rapid condensation of water vapor can be seen by the naked eye.

Prandtl Glauert Singularity Effect as seen in the Baker shot of Operation Crossroads

Prandtl Glauert Singularity Effect as seen in the Baker shot of Operation Crossroads