5 Mind-Blowing Moments From Outer Space
All the following images which were taken from outer space will show you the beauty of our mother earth. Most of these pictures were clicked from the space shuttle missions, International Space Station, & Apollo missions.
1. Hanging Out in Space – Bruce McCandless
Working & Living in space always challenging but provides rewards.
Astronaut Bruce McCandless went out of the space shuttle using a Manned Maneuvering Unit. This is one of the most amazing spacewalks ever performed by a human in the present time.
For a few hours, he got separated completely from the earth and the shuttle, and he spent his most wonderful time in his life, admiring the beauty of our mother earth.
2. Curvature of the Earth
Clouds and oceans are the most obvious things from orbit, followed by the landmasses. At night, the cities glitter.
If you could live and work in space, this would be your view of our round world each minute, each hour, each day.
3. Hanging Out – Michael Gernhardt
Lengthy Spacewalks required when working in space.
Whenever they could, astronauts going out in space, working and occasionally just enjoying the view.
4. Astronauts Working on Hubble Space Telescope
The Hubble Space Telescope refurbishing (repairing) missions are among the most technically complex and fascinating projects undertaken by NASA.
5. Hurricane Emily – View From Space
This is a picture taken of the Hurricane Emily from Outer Space.