Comet Lovejoy

Comet Lovejoy seen from the ISS [8 pics]

1 Comet Lovejoy and Chile at Night (ISS 12/26/11) This busy night time panorama was photographed by one of the Expedition 30 crew members from the International Space Station on Dec. 26, 2011. Comet Lovejoy streaks through the star-filled sky just to the right of center. The land mass is the coast of Chile, looking […]

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Russian Cosmonaut photos

Spectacular Photos from the ISS by cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin [50 pics]

1 Spectacular photos by Cosmonaut Yurchikhin:  Triggerpit staff: “Purple sea around a what looks like an atoll. The image is very powerful and we would very much like to know where this is so we can plan our next vacation trip.”From Laura in Comments below: “Nikumaroro or Gardener Island of the Phoenix Islands, Kiribati – […]

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