ESA Astronaut Alexander Gerst aboard the ISS: “Just before sunrise, it often seems as if the Sun has to fight its way up through our atmosphere.” September 14th 2014. Credit: Alexander Ger...

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December 26, 2017 fireinhorizon:Puma

wackywildwindowseats: Ah yes it’s a cliche for sure but flying at 38000ft in a pressurized aluminum tube still astounds me and it’s nice to arrive safe and sound in Brisbane aboard #QF16 #Qantas #flyingkangaroo #Aussieicon #intheair #skyhigh #flight #plane #sunrise #overthepacific by footloosefotography http://instagram.com/p/uOg-J8PWWP/

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February 7, 2014

fuckyeahusarmedforces: U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor aircraft assigned to the 90th Fighter Squadron, Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, fly near Guam Feb. 16, 2010. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jacob N. Bailey/Released) That has to be up there….like…up THERE.

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September 15, 2012 By Alberto Reyes
January 3, 2015
July 28, 2013

The dam makes this river look like a dragon’s tail!January 19, 2016.Credit: ESA Astronaut Tim Peake’s Twitter Account

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June 30, 2013 A400M.
April 23, 2014

This is my favourite shot from flight TG413 on @thaiairways @airbus A340-600 HS-TNA, dated 28 March 2015. #vscocam #vscoaviation #vscoairline #vscoth #vscothailand #vsco #vscocamth #vscocamthailand #aviation #avgeek #thaiairways #thaiairwaysinternational #iflythai #aerospace #aeroplane #aerosexual #igaviation #instaplanelovers #instaplane #instaaviation #instagramaviation #airbus #airbuslovers #A340 #a346 #instath #instathai #instathailand #thailand

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The Soap Bubble Nebula : Adrift in the rich star fields of the constellation Cygnus, this lovely, symmetric nebula was only recognized a few years ago and does not yet appear in some astronomical catalogs. In fact, amateur astronomer Dave Jurasevich identified it as a nebula on 2008 July 6 in his images of the complex Cygnus region that included the Crescent Nebula . He subsequently notified the International Astronomical Union. Only eleven days later the same object was independently identified...

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Eureka! Discover stratospheric balloons - #5!Up, up and away! Did you know that the ceiling for a stratospheric balloon flight is 42 km? That’s three times higher than commercial airplanes!More on stratospheric balloons: http://www.asc-csa.gc.ca/eng/sciences/balloons/default.aspCredit: Canadian Spage Agency’s Facebook Account

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November 9, 2014

popmech: The nation has never seen anything like the nascent private space industry. There are laws and regulations that could keep spaceflight safe or smother entrepreneurial firms and industries in their cradles. 3 Ways Red Tape Could Ground Private Space

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July 28, 2013 Airbus ILA A380. 

thedemon-hauntedworld: Multiple Generations of Stars in the Tarantula Nebula The star cluster Hodge 301 is an old cluster. Many of its stars have already exploded as supernovae. The filaments in the upper right corner have been compressed by the explosions of these stars. Elsewhere in the picture news stars are being born. In the most active starburst region in the local universe lies a cluster of brilliant, massive stars, known to astronomers as Hodge 301. Hodge 301, seen in the lower left han...

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August 1, 2013 SR-71 Blackbird. 
July 9, 2014 ☽ Space Blog ☾
October 25, 2013 All 10 doors are open!
January 1, 2012 By: TAC

The Large Cloud of Magellan Image Credit & Copyright: Carlos FairbairnCredit: NASA APOD’s Website

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May 22, 2012 Atlas