Tag Archives: space

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Do you read me?

Do you read me?

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“White castle” by Yuri Shwedoff

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Earth, Jupiter and Venus as seen from Mars

From the surface of the red planet Mars, recent observations provide a view of the Earth, Jupiter and Venus (top down) in the sky. Stunning.

Earth, Jupiter and Venus as seen from Mars

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Woman Astronaut

Woman Astronaut

Settle down… It’s just a joke.

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Astronaut

Think you have the stomach to be an astronaut?

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The First Beer In Space

On May 27th, 2011 Natty Light officially became The First Beer In Space. Here’s is how they did it. The entire flight was filmed with POV styling as the can of beer entered the “Nattosphere.” The video is actually quite breathtaking. Amazing the camera caught the flight (and fall) without breaking.


(via Bits and Pieces)

Note: This event took place on May 27th, with clearance and approval from the FAA. The documented footage was posted on-line November 18th.

The haunting sound of a meteor recorded in space

The U.S. Air Force Space Surveillance Radar in Texas recorded echoes of the Perseid Meteors as they passed over the monitoring facility. Includes imagery of a meteor photographed by astronaut Ron Garan aboard the International Space Station.

I don’t know why, but it scares the bejeezus out of me.

How to go #2 in space

Ever wonder how astronauts go to the bathroom in space? We this video explains it how to go #1 and #2 in zero gravity. You also get a bonus explanation of how shooting stars are made…

(via Bits and Pieces)