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This illustrated 500-piece puzzle celebrates every crewed space mission since 1961 and includes a full-color reference poster with the puzzle design on the front and a complete timeline of missions on the back. Packaged in a sturdy box, it's a stellar gift for science lovers, students, game geeks, and more.
From the inaugural space race of Vostok vs. Mercury to the famed Apollo program to the International Space Station, this puzzle celebrates Earth's history of intergalactic travel. An enclosed poster features the puzzle design on the front, to reference while piecing the puzzle together; printed on the back are the dates, missions, and countries of origin for every space suit and vessel launched into space since 1961.
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Founded by former book editor Patrick Mulligan and designer Ben Gibson, POP CHART LAB is known for their posters that celebrate pop culture touchstones--rapper names, a taxonomy of beer types, cocktail ingredients, sneaker designs of the last century. They have appeared on Today and NPR and in Fast Company, the New York Times, The New Yorker, Esquire, Wired, and many others.