Space Station

Stunning Space Photos of 2016

Auroras on Jupiter

A selection of amazing space views, taken aboard the International Space Station and more, from the NASA, ESA, JAXA agencies.

By | Dec 30, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena, Space|Tags: , |

Holiday Greetings from the Space Station

Holiday Greetings from the Space Station

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 50 Flight Engineer Peggy Whitson of NASA sent holiday greetings and festive imagery from the cupola.

By | Dec 24, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: |

Space Station Solar Transit

This composite image, made from ten frames, shows the International Space Station, with a crew of six on board, in silhouette as it transits the sun at roughly five miles per second.

By | Dec 21, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: , |

Sahara Desert From the Space Station

Sahara Desert From the Space Station

Sahara desert captured from the Space Station‘s EarthKAM, programmed middle school students.

By | Dec 8, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: |

Astonishing South Atlantic Sunset


An astronaut aboard the International Space Station, photographed a sunset that looks like a vast sheet of flame.

By | Nov 30, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |

Space Station’s Advanced Plant Habitat


A high fidelity test version of NASA’s Advanced Plant Habitat (APH), for the Space Station.

By | Nov 25, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: |

First Panoramic view of Earth from aboard the Space Station


Andrey Borisenko in the Cupola module, showing to us how astronauts of the International Space Station can observe the Earth.  Watch the 360 panoramic video from space…

By | Nov 22, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: , |

Supermoon and Space Station


In this amazing photo, the silhouettes are the International Space Station (ISS) passing in front of the supermoon.   Image credit Kris Smith

By | Nov 16, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: , |

Election Day 2016 in Space


An American flag in the windows of the cupola aboard the International Space Station, Election Day 2016.

By | Nov 9, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: |

2016- A space Odyssey in 4K


Take a detailed 4K fisheye fly-through of the International Space Station

By | Oct 31, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: |