Abby Martin’s exclusive interview with former NASA Astronaut and ISS Commander, Leroy Chiao, about US-Russian cooperation in space, life on other words and the reality of the film ‘Gravity’.
International Space Station
Via the Guardian Liberty Voice, did Chiao see a UFO while at the International Space Station? From October 2004 until April 2005, astronaut Leroy Chiao was flying high as commander of the…
Well, we’ve even ruined outer space. io9 writes: The problem with creating Stuxnet, the world’s most sophisticated malware worm, is that it could eventually go rogue. Which is precisely what has happened….
Videographer Alex Rivest combined photographs taken from the International Space Station and music from London PM to create this hypnotic video. The video plays best if you let it load a bit first.
Reuters on the silvery space pod in which you’ll be spending future vacations: A low-cost space dwelling that inflates like a balloon in orbit will be tested aboard the International Space Station, opening…
A time-lapse taken from the front of the International Space Station as it orbits our planet at night. This movie begins over the Pacific Ocean and continues over North and South America before entering daylight near Antarctica.
Visible cities, countries and landmarks include (in order) Vancouver Island, Victoria, Vancouver, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles. Phoenix. Multiple cities in Texas, New Mexico and Mexico. Mexico City, the Gulf of Mexico, the Yucatan Peninsula, El Salvador, Lightning in the Pacific Ocean, Guatemala, Panama, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Lake Titicaca, and the Amazon. Also visible is the earths ionosphere (thin yellow line), a satellite (55sec) and the stars of our galaxy.