Discovering the Earth from Space: Top 10 Pictures from the ISS

“We came all this way to explore the Moon, and the most important thing is that we discovered the Earth.” –Bill Anders, Apollo 8 astronaut From hundreds of miles up, the International Space Station speeds around the Earth, completing 18 orbits a day, looking down on us and returning some absolutely fabulous images. But what … Read moreDiscovering the Earth from Space: Top 10 Pictures from the ISS

Incredible Star Trails, from Earth and Beyond

“Building one space station for everyone was and is insane: we should have built a dozen.” –Larry Niven Here on the solid ground of the Earth, the Sun and Moon rise and set on a daily basis. During the hours where the Sun is invisible, blocked by the solid Earth, the stars twirl overhead in … Read moreIncredible Star Trails, from Earth and Beyond