Monday, October 15, 2018

Ellen Ochoa at Work on the Shuttle


During National Hispanic Heritage Month, we're celebrating the achievements of astronaut Ellen Ochoa and other Hispanic astronauts and professionals at NASA. Floating upside down and reading a checklist may not be how most of us perform the day's work, but it was for Ochoa on Space Shuttle Discovery's STS-96 mission. via NASA https://ift.tt/2yBhk5M

Modified Bayes' Theorem

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https://xkcd.com/2059/
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Friday, October 12, 2018

Southern California as Seen From Apollo 7


This view of southern California was taken by the Apollo 7 crew during their 18th revolution of the Earth on Oct. 12, 1968. via NASA https://ift.tt/2Ceksbp

Rock Wall

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https://xkcd.com/2058/
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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Expedition 57 Crew Returns to Baikonur


Cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin of Roscosmos, left, and astronaut Nick Hague of NASA, right. embrace their families after landing at the Krayniy Airport. via NASA https://ift.tt/2yvfrYb

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

The Space Station Transits Our Sun


This composite image shows the International Space Station, with a crew of three onboard, in silhouette as it transits the Sun at roughly five miles per second, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018. via NASA https://ift.tt/2RFTo9W

Internal Monologues

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https://xkcd.com/2057/
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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Soyuz Rolls to the Pad for Next Launch to the Space Station


The Soyuz rocket is rolled out by train to the launch pad, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, for the Expedition 57 launch. via NASA https://ift.tt/2ypME7A

Monday, October 8, 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018

Astronaut Joe Acaba Farms in Space


During National Hispanic Heritage Month, we're celebrating the contributions of the brilliant Hispanic women and men of NASA. In this image, astronaut Joe Acaba installs botany gear for the International Space Station's Veggie facility, to demonstrate plant growth in space. via NASA https://ift.tt/2NmHgYg

Bluetooth

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https://xkcd.com/2055/
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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Home Again! Space Station Crew Lands


The landing jets fire as the Soyuz MS-08 spacecraft lands with Drew Feustel, Ricky Arnold and Oleg Artemyev, members of the Expedition 55 and 56 crews onboard the International Space Station. via NASA https://ift.tt/2Rmq3Bk

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The Creativity of Mother Nature


International Space Station Commander Alexander Gerst has a better view of our home planet than most. via NASA https://ift.tt/2OAf60t

Data Pipeline

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https://xkcd.com/2054/
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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Astronaut Ricky Arnold Works With a Student-Designed Experiment


International Space Station astronaut and former teacher Ricky Arnold works with a student-designed experiment using NanoRacks commercial science hardware. via NASA https://ift.tt/2IvUhOc