The Soyuz TMA-22 rocket launches during a snow storm at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The Russian spacecraft lifted off from snowy Central Asia on
The Soyuz TMA-21 spacecraft is seen as it lands with Expedition 28 Commander Andrey Borisenko, and Flight Engineers Ron Garan, and Alexander Samokutyaev in a
How was this picture taken? Usually, pictures of the shuttle, taken from space, are snapped from the space station. Commonly, pictures of the space station
This Landsat image features the heart-shaped northern tip of the western half of the Large Aral Sea (or South Aral Sea) in Central Asia.
A hawk chases a rabbit during an annual traditional hunting competition near the village of Uzynagash outside Almaty, Kazakhstan.