The astronauts on board the International Space Station have some great views of space, naturally, but with so many stars on display, it can be a little tough to make out the constellations. Maybe you can give NASA's Christina Koch an assist.Koch tweeted a photo on Monday, taken from the ISS, that shows a field of stars. She issued a challenge: "Can you spot the Big Dipper from … [Read more...] about NASA astronaut asks: Can you spot the Big Dipper from the ISS?
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PUBLISHED: 10:08 19 May 2019 | UPDATED: 10:08 19 May 2019 The International Space Station on 29th May 2011. Photo: NASA/NSSDCA NASA/NSSDCA Make sure to have your eyes to the skies over the next few weeks as the International Space Station (ISS) is now visible over Norfolk. According to NASA's Spot the Station website, you will be able to spot the ISS until May 29.The ISS … [Read more...] about The International Space Station is now visible over Norfolk
How to take photos of stars Think astrophotography is for experts who stay out all night in deserts and national parks with expensive lenses? Although you do need a DSLR or a compact camera with manual settings – a smartphone just won't do – it's possible to take images of the International Space Station (ISS) and stars, and even create hypnotic concentric circles … [Read more...] about How to take photos of stars, star-trails and the ISS
caption An adult elephant and a calf try to cross railroad tracks in West Bengal. The image won a certificate of merit in the 2018 Sanctuary Wildlife Photography Awards. source Copyright of Biplap Hazra (courtesy of Sanctuary Asia) Science and nature provide some of the most compelling photography subjects, both on and off Earth. The staff of Business Insider and Insider … [Read more...] about Feast your eyes, heart, and mind on some of the most stunning science and nature photography of 2018
This morning, the two Russian crew members on board the International Space Station are going on a spacewalk to investigate a mysterious hole that popped up in a visiting spacecraft that caused air to leak out of the ISS a few months ago. The origin of the hole has yet to be determined, and its existence has spawned numerous wild rumors about in-space sabotage. Today’s … [Read more...] about Russian cosmonauts are spacewalking to figure out the origin of a mysterious spacecraft hole