Photo: Looking back at liftoff Summary: NASA's image of the day shows the launch of Gemini X, part of the Gemini Project and the second U.S. manned space program. By Bill Detwiler | July 19, 2006 -- 11:47 GMT (04:47 PDT) Follow @billdetwiler Gemini X This time-exposure photograph is of the Gemini X spacecraft, which launched from Complex 19 on July 18, 1966, with astronauts John Young and Michael Collins on board. Topic: Nasa / Space Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.