Science and Exploration

The Alps As Seen From Space

By Keith Cowing
Press Release
December 29, 2014
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The Alps As Seen From Space
The Alps
NASA/ESA/Samantha Cristoforetti

Expedition 42 Flight Engineer Samantha Cristoforetti took this photograph of the Alps from the International Space Station, and posted it on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014.
She wrote, “I’m biased, but aren’t the Alps from space spectacular? What a foggy day on the Po plane, though! #Italy”

Image Credit: NASA/ESA/Samantha Cristoforetti Larger Image

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