Astronaut Scott Kelly's last sunrise photos from space are gorgeous
March 1, 2016 - Uncategorized
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is busy getting ready to come back to Earth from the International Space Station Tuesday, but that didn’t stop him from savoring one last sunrise from his post in space.
The astronaut snapped some images of the golden sunrise from the Space Station’s window this morning before boarding the Russian-made Soyuz capsule that should bring him back to Earth by 11:25 p.m. ET tonight, ending his nearly yearlong mission.
Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko have spent 340 days on the station, the longest mission ever on the orbiting outpost. Read more…