I’ll be talking and signing books at the Payerne, Switzerland airshow tomorrow. Come out if you can!
To all of us born on the 29th of August, especially crewmate Tom Marshburn - what did you do for your birthday? I ran to the lake and back.
At a given moment, this is our air traffic around the world. http://planefinder.net
The endless ochre dunes of Australia are unmistakable, no matter what spaceship you’re in.
I’m not afraid of snakes, just … startled by them, cold-bloodedly sunning on the shrubbery.
Cool flame - unexpected discovery up on Space Station that can affect fuel efficiency in cars.
21,000 years ago, the ice over Montreal was 3 kilometers thick, and dwarfed the Sears and CN Towers. The land is still rising back up like a sponge from the great weight of the ice. Conditions changing over time. (xkcd)
A spaceship named George - launching tonight to the Space Station with 7 tons of welcome supplies.
An interesting way to see who you’re sharing time with. The link slowly spins: xkcd.com/1335/
Today there are 6 astronauts living and working in space and 4 under the sea, training: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/NEEMO/index.html