Space Science in New Mexico
Space Science in New Mexico. New Mexico and specifically the Tularosa Basin has been home to many space pioneers and developments that made space travel possible.
This gallery features a fuel injector from one of Robert Goddard’s rockets and instruments from the German V-2 rockets tested at White Sands Missile Range. Of special interest are the training coveralls worn by New Mexico astronaut, Harrison Schmitt, the only scientist to walk on the moon.