NASA offers space samples for download

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NASA samples
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Electronic musicians have an enduring fascination with space-age sounds, so the news that NASA has made a varied selection of recordings from its archives available for download is extremely welcome.

Offered on the NASA SoundCloud page, the collection takes in everything from rocket and Solar System sounds to dialogue captured during the Apollo and Shuttle missions. You can read the usage policy on the NASA website.

And, in case you were wondering, that Neil Armstrong quote is in there...

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(Via Synthtopia)

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