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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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Extreme instability

Extreme Instability, Scary weather and incredible shots [37 pics]

1 Extreme Instability: Nebraska Sand Hills Monster Supercell Storm Very intense high precipitation supercell storm moves south in the Nebraska Sand Hills south of Valentine, July 13, 2009. Very low, long and fat inflow cloud stretches east of the storm. Winds gusted upwards of 60+ mph into this storm. Tornado warning with the storm mentioned […]

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Cliffs of Moher

The Magnificent Cliffs of Moher – one slip and you’re dead [41 Pics]

1 Cliffs of Moher: Mist As of July 2009, the Cliffs were named one of 28 global finalists in the “New Seven Wonders of Nature”. The “New Seven Wonders” winners are expected to be announced on 11 November 2011 (11/11/11). Image Credit: Unknown

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