NASA's strange history of sci-fi mission posters

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Dec 14, 2012

We knew the folks at NASA had brains and courage, but who knew they had a sense of humor, too? Turns out the National Aeronautics and Space Administration celebrates every mission that gets sent out into space with its own poster, and some of them are amazing!

Here are three of the most stunning, reimagining shuttle crews as a major league baseball team, comic-book characters and (our favorite) a Star Trek crew.

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To check out more awesome posters, head on over to NASA.

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