An awesome aurora photographed from the space shuttle Atlantis

The STS-135 crew of space shuttle Atlantis and the Expedition 28 crew of the International Space Station were treated with great views of the Aurora Australis. Here's one shot the crews photographed, showing a panoramic view of the station/shuttle complex along with several different astronomical beauties! The aurora… » 7/16/11 2:30pm 7/16/11 2:30pm

Imagine The Call-Out Charge For This Repairman

After thirteen days in space, the crew of the Space Shuttle Atlantis successfully repaired the Hubble Space Telescope and ensured its usefulness for the next five years - and, in the process, made menial technical work look more exciting than usual. Here're some examples of spacesuits making everything look better. » 6/02/09 12:00pm 6/02/09 12:00pm