An awesome photograph of the Alps from the Space Station, by Expedition 42 Flight Engineer Samantha Cristoforetti of the European Space Agency (ESA).

Astronaut Cristoforetti posted it to social media on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014.

She wrote, “I’m biased, but aren’t the Alps from space spectacular? What a foggy day on the Po plane, though! #Italy”

Image Credit: NASA/ESA/Samantha Cristoforetti

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