ISS Archive

ISS captures three hurricanes in time-lapse video, two in Pacific and one in Atlantic

ISS captures three hurricanes in time-lapse video, two in Pacific and one in Atlantic / Boing Boing L-R: Hurricanes Lester, Madeline and Gaston seen from ISS Aug. 30. Cameras on the International Space Station captured this footage of three major hurricanes on Earth on August 30. Two of these storms are in the Pacific Ocean, and one is in the Atlantic Ocean.  …

SpaceX Dragon Splashes Down with Crucial NASA Research Samples

Another successful SpaceX mission to resupply the ISS ended today with a splashdown in the Pacific, southwest of Mexico’s Baja Peninsula. Here’s an update from NASA. SpaceX’s Dragon cargo spacecraft splashed down in the Pacific Ocean at 11:47 a.m. EDT Friday, Aug. 26, southwest of Baja California with more than 3,000 pounds of NASA cargo, science and technology demonstration samples from the International …