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The International Space Station (ISS) is a habitable artificial satellite in low Earth orbit. It follows the Salyut, Almaz, Skylab and Mir stations as the ninth space station to be inhabited. The ISS is a modular structure whose first component was launched in 1998. Now the largest artificial body in orbit, it can often be seen at the appropriate time with the naked eye from Earth. The ISS consists of pressurised modules, external trusses, solar arrays and other components...

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Amazing red aurora captured by Space Station astronaut

Aurora from the International Space Station

Solar Eclipse and Milky Way seen from ISS (International Space Station)


International Space Station silhouetted against the moon

International Space Station silhouetted against the moon. I love this because it juxtaposes human made spacecraft against our nearest celestial neighbour...

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The International Space Station (Chris Hadfield)

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From the International Space Station: Looking at thousands of years of human history

View from the International Space Station...shuttle docked onto the ISS ( International space station ) gets perfectly framed in this stunning photograph with the best view it is possible for a camera to capture ✔️