Tag Archives: International Space Station

A Double Eclipse Of The Sun

“Can the Sun be eclipsed twice at the same time? Last Friday was noteworthy because part of the Earth was treated to a rare total eclipse of the Sun. But also on Friday, from a part of the Earth that … Continue reading

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Earth During A Total Eclipse Of The Sun

“What does the Earth look like during a total solar eclipse? It appears dark in the region where people see the eclipse, because that’s where the shadow of the Moon falls. The shadow spot actually shoots across the Earth at … Continue reading

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Chris Hadfield – Jewel In The Night

Chris Hadfield – Jewel In The Night. Beautiful song by Chris Hadfield, one of the first he recorded aboard the International Space Station. Merry Christmas Eve. Onwards!

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How To Identify That Light In The Sky

“What is that light in the sky? Perhaps one of humanity’s more common questions, an answer may result from a few quick observations. For example — is it moving or blinking? If so, and if you live near a city, the … Continue reading

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Chris Hadfield – Space Oddity

Originally posted on Richer Ramblings:
Chris Hadfield – Space Oddity. Commander Chris Hadfield has taken a decent song by David Bowie, and transformed it into something magical. The song is a perfect fit for Chris Hadfield aboard the ISS, almost…

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Chris Hadfield And Glove And Boots – Space Oddity

Chris Hadfield and Glove and Boots – Space Oddity. Another great version of Space Oddity, with Chris Hadfield accompanied this time by Mario and Fafa, from Glove and Boots. A little mix up about who is Major Tom and who … Continue reading

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ISS – 15th Year Anniversary Highlights Video

A great video showing the importance of the International Space Station, and the huge amount of work and science that goes on there. From the initial launch in 1998, to the fully complete and functional ISS we have now, the … Continue reading

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