Ghosts of Gemini

Forgotten photos show the human face of NASA's early astronaut program

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Partners in Flight

(NASA/JSC/Arizona State University)

Borman and Lovell appear not to have taken any still photos of each other during their two-week Gemini 7 endurance flight, so this closeup view of a helmeted Borman peering out the window, taken from the approaching Gemini 6, is a rarity. The two astronauts flew together again three years later, on Apollo 8.

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