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Here we see the ferry rocket in Earth-orbit, together with some unmanned 'tanker rockets', (used for refuelling), a wheel-shaped space station as designed by Wernher von Braun, and a dumbbell-shaped deep-space vehicle designed by Arthur C. Clarke to travel out to Mars and beyond. The only photographs of the Earth from space at this time were a few black-and-white ones from captured German V-2s. . .