Live Video of Earth Seen from the International Space Station

Live footage of Earth seen from the International Space Station ISS. The High Definition Earth Viewing (HDEV) experiment places HD cameras on the exterior of the space station and uses them to stream live video of Earth for viewing online. Watch the video below.

Colorful Liquid Ball Floating in Space

A mesmerizing 4K Ultra HD video features astronaut Commander Scott Kelly on the International Space Station playing with water, food coloring and an Alka-Seltzer tablet formed in a bubble-shaped ball floating in midair. The higher resolution images and higher frame rate videos can reveal more information when used on science investigations, giving researchers a valuable new… Continue reading Colorful Liquid Ball Floating in Space

Hyundai Deliver a Message to Space

Stephanie from Houston, Texas misses her astronaut father working at the International Space Station. Hyundai has helped Stephanie to send a message to her astronaut father in space by spelling out a note to him on Delamar Dry Lake in Nevada with letters large enough to see from space. The special message, written by 11 Hyundai Genesis, was delivered to… Continue reading Hyundai Deliver a Message to Space

Alexander Gerst Stunning Time-Lapse Video of Earth

Images taken on-board the International Space Station have been merged into a stunning six-minute time-lapse video captured by astronaut Alexander Gerst who spent 165 days in orbit. Alexander combined 12 500 images taken during his six-month Blue Dot mission on the International Space Station. This Ultra High Definition video shows the best our beautiful planet has to… Continue reading Alexander Gerst Stunning Time-Lapse Video of Earth

Incredible Shot of Lightning on Earth Taken from Space

An astronaut captured an amazing photo aboard the International Space Station on December 12, 2013. The image shows a white flash of lightning amidst the yellow city lights of Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. Researchers are now using instruments aboard the space station to try and find out more about lightning and its effects.

Incredible Time-Lapse of Earth From the ISS

A time-lapse video from the International Space Station featuring some amazing glimpses of the beauty of our planet Earth passing silently below the spaceship.

The Space Toilet

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield visited the Ontario Science Center, and spoke about some of the very human aspects of space travel. He did a great job explaining how astronauts go to the toilet in space. One thing I’m sure about, I’ll never look at a shooting star the same again! Watch the video below.

Guided Tour of the International Space Station

NASA astronaut Sunita Williams takes viewers on an extensive tour of the International Space Station, during the final days of her mission as Commander of the station. Williams shows us the laboratories, the space suits for space walks, the kitchen, and the sleeping quarters. Watch the amazing tour video below. via: Free Technology for Teachers