New Zealand's Taranaki Volcano Seen From Orbit

New Zealand's Taranaki Volcano Seen From Orbit

Thomas Pesquet: The Taranaki volcano in New Zealand is a perfect round emerging from the green forest. They say it looks like Mount Fuji in Japan, I hope to capture Mount Fuji too one day.

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Orbital View of Tropical Cyclone Carlos

Orbital View of Tropical Cyclone Carlos

Composite image of Tropical Cyclone Carlos near Madagascar, from 06:00 UTC on Tuesday 7 February 2017.

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Seychelles Seen From Orbit

Seychelles Seen From Orbit

Thomas Pesquet: One of the beautiful Seychelles islands in the Indian Ocean.

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Challenger's Soccer Ball Finally Reaches Space

Challenger's Soccer Ball Finally Reaches Space

Shane Kimbrough ‏@astro_kimbrough This ball was on Challenger that fateful day. Flown by Ellison Onizuka for his daughter, a soccer player @Clear_LakeHS. #NASARemembers

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Uluru - Ayer's Rock - Seen From Orbit

Uluru - Ayer's Rock - Seen From Orbit

Thomas Pesquet: Here is a picture I've wanted to take for a long time: Ayer's rock in Australia (also named Uluru in aboriginal). This is a sacred site, and a striking landscape. Not easy to spot from ISS, but as the sun went down, we got lucky!

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Lake Powell and Grand Staircase-Escalante Viewed From Orbit

Lake Powell and Grand Staircase-Escalante Viewed From Orbit

This panorama, photographed by an astronaut aboard the International Space Station, shows nearly the full length of Lake Powell, the reservoir on the Colorado River in southern Utah and northern Arizona.

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Kiev, Ukraine (Київ, Україна) Seen From Orbit

Kiev, Ukraine (Київ, Україна) Seen From Orbit

Thomas Pesquet: The city of Kiev, Ukraine. Seen a little bit from the side as we were passing further north

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HTV-6 Released From The International Space Station

HTV-6 Released From The International Space Station

Thomas Pesquet: As the sun rises on the International Space Station, we prepare to say farewell to HTV6.

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Clouds Cast A Shadow Over Snowy Romanian Fields

Clouds Cast A Shadow Over Snowy Romanian Fields

Thomas Pesquet: A veil of clouds creeps ominously over a snowy plain. Not a poem for Sunday, but a common sight over Earth!

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Cubesats Deployed From the International Space Station

Cubesats Deployed From the International Space Station

Thomas Pesquet: So cool to watch these micro satellites fly in formation above Earth on Tuesday. Peggy took fantastic shots, and Shane some great videos.

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