A handful of astronauts aboard the International Space Station filmed the upcoming Imax movie, "A Beautiful Planet," focusing on life on Earth and how it is changing. This shot captures a sunrise from orbit aboard the station. The movie premieres April 29.
NASA astronaut Barry "Butch" Wilmore performs maintenance on the space station. Wilmore said temperatures on the sunny side of the station can be so hot that his fingers sometimes felt as if they were on fire.
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency astronaut Kimiya Yui unpacks a supply of fresh fruit delivered to the International Space Station, which promptly begins to drift away from him and makes for effortless juggling.
This is the 25-mile-wide eye of Typhoon Maysak as seen from the International Space Station in "A Beautiful Planet." The Imax film shot by astronauts aboard the space station premieres April 29. Check out more images of mother nature's fury from orbit here.