Ghosts of Gemini

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

(NASA/JSC/Arizona State University)

Gemini 4 Spacewalk

(NASA/JSC/Arizona State University)

While conducting the first American spacewalk, on June 3, 1965, Ed White clambered around outside the Gemini 4 capsule, attached by a tether. At one point, crewmate Jim McDivitt chided, “You smeared up my windshield, you dirty dog!”

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