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Check out astronaut's amazing Vines from the International Space Station

Astronaut Terry Virts has been on the ISS since December, taking video. Luckily for us, he likes to share.

By March 20, 2015

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Astronaut's spacewalking snap joins line of splashy space selfies

Few selfies are as dramatic as the ones taken in space. A NASA astronaut delivers a spacewalk selfie that includes himself, Earth and the International Space Station.

By February 23, 2015

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Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti's best photos of Earth from space

During her months aboard the International Space Station, European Space Agency astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti took a whole bunch of pics. Here are our favourites.

18 Images By July 20, 2015

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Astronaut snaps fantastically clear pic of Egyptian pyramids from space

A NASA astronaut triumphantly completes a challenging quest to capture a decent image of the pyramids in Egypt from the International Space Station.

By June 11, 2015

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Astronaut reads 'Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' in space

The best way to celebrate the late author Douglas Adams and his beloved sci-if book "The Hitchhiker's Guide the Galaxy" just so happens to be while you're floating around a space station.

By May 26, 2015

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Video showing how to launch a nuke is equally captivating and chilling

Physicist Derek Muller walks through the process by which one of the world's most destructive forces could have been unleashed. It's frighteningly simple.

By July 28, 2015

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SpaceX test-fires modern escape system for Dragon astronauts

The private space-exploration company's passenger capsule roars away from Cape Canaveral Wednesday in a test of its system for boosting a crew to safety in an emergency.

By May 6, 2015

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This is astronaut Scott Kelly's bedroom in space

Kelly tweeted a picture of his minuscule bedroom aboard the International Space Station, where he is spending a full year.

By April 27, 2015

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Astronaut snaps epic 'Star Trek' selfie in space

Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti pays tribute to a "Star Trek" icon with a cosplay photo in zero gravity.

By April 20, 2015

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Astronaut's zero-g rendition of Bowie makes triumphant return

Chris Hadfield's hit rendition of David Bowie's famous space song is once again available for all to enjoy.

By November 4, 2014