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Wednesday, 20 August 2014

NASA's Kennedy Space Center shared NASA's Earth Observatory's photo.


Another great image of Earth from the International Space Station, taken by NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman. See below for more details.
Fishing Boats off Bangkok
Since he rocketed to the International Space Station (ISS) on May 29, 2014, American astronaut Reid Wiseman has been enjoying the sights. He has built an active following on Twitter by sharing photographs of a world he is seeing from space for the first time. Like many first-timers in space, he is also discovering some curiosities that most of us never see from the ground. On August 18, he tweeted the following photo and comment: “Bangkok is the bright city. The green lights outside the city? No idea…” Turns out, he was seeing light from fishing boats. Read more about this image athttp://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/blogs/earthmatters/2014/08/19/fish-stories-from-the-iss/?src=fb
Follow Wiseman on Twitter at
https://twitter.com/astro_reid
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