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This is a pristine Apollo capsule mounted on a Apollo command module. The Orion/Constellation program that will replace the Space Shuttle will build upon this technology -- it will be larger and seat 4 astronauts rather than 3, and will be used to send us back to the moon as well as be used for orbital Earth missions.
Here's the nose cone view of the Saturn V.
Here's a Soviet-Era Soyuz spacecraft. This one is decked out with the modifications for the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project, which was undertaken during the 1970's after the Apollo program to test docking maneuvers and is considered the prelude to today's International Space Station project. The Soyuz capsule is still used today as the primary space platform by Russia and is considered to be a very reliable system. The Soyuz has undergone six generations of improvements and is the most proven manned spacecraft in history.