Gemini Project

Designed as a bridge between Mercury and Apollo, Project Gemini primarily tested equipment and mission procedures and trained astronauts and ground crews for future Apollo missions to the Moon.

Radio Programs

Gemini 5 Powering up for a trip to space Sunday, August 23, 2015
Gemini 4 Floating into the history books Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Small Steps Small steps in the exploration of space Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Featured Images

Stepping Out Wednesday, June 3, 2015
A painting by Andrew Wyeth depicts preparations for a Gemini launch in the 1960s
Ready for Liftoff Monday, May 30, 2011


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