NASA Released SO MANY High Res Apollo Photos

And they're all public domain so you can use em for stuff...

October 5, 2015
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One of the coolest parts of NASA being a government agency: anything that's not classified is available to us to use to learn about earth and space and junk. From 1969-1972, astronauts took more than 8,000 photos while hanging out on and around the moon, NASA went back through the old collections and made these high resolution digital prints. Project Apollo Archive combines photos from a bunch of time in space, and as we become hungrier for better quality photos, NASA is listening and posting them to Flickr! I wonder if Flickr hooks NASA up with a free account? 

The photos are part of the public domain and available to all of us for free (sorry astronauts that took them, you don't get the right credit, but you got to go to space, jerks).

There are seriously thousands of them so I skipped to page like 100 and started looking there for the cool rover stuff, color photos, and all the rad space experiment equipment. You could spend all day looking around, trust me. These photos I chose range across many missions from Apollo 11-17. There are so many more for you to comb through. NASA rules.

Photo from Project Apollo Archive

Photo from Project Apollo Archive

Photo from Project Apollo Archive

Photo from Project Apollo Archive

Photo from Project Apollo Archive

Photo from Project Apollo Archive

Photo from Project Apollo Archive

Doesn't the following photo look like the rover is running away?? "AHHH COME BACK..........."

Photo from Project Apollo Archive

Seriously, take a few minutes/hours/days to go and pick through this rad collection! Oh Space, you're pretty great.