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  • Astronaut Reid Wiseman posted this photo to Twitter on Sept. 2, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "My favorite views from #space just past #sunrise over the ocean."
    Reid Wiseman/NASA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook from the International Space Station on July 29, 2014 with the caption, "Probably a river in Kazakhstan or slightly west of it."
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook from the International Space Station on Aug. 19, 2014 with the caption, "I believe this is where Pacman was invented. Irrigation in the Mid-Western USA."
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook on Aug. 30, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "Wolkenwirbel", which means "cloud vortex" in German.
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Reid Wiseman posted this photo to Twitter on Aug. 23, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "Cool eddies off the coast of #England in the late afternoon. #EarthArt".
    Reid Wiseman/NASA
  • Astronaut Reid Wiseman posted this photo to Twitter on Aug. 8, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "#EarthArt - Australia style."
    Reid Wiseman/NASA
  • Astronaut Reid Wiseman posted this photo to Twitter on Aug. 29, 2014 with the caption, "We just got a new 800mm lens, it'll be a great weekend. #EarthArt, the sands of Africa".
    Reid Wiseman/NASA
  • Astronaut Reid Wiseman posted this photo to Twitter on Aug. 6, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "Gorgeous view of #Chicago and #Detroit around 3am on Wednesday morning."
    Reid Wiseman/Twitter/NASA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook from the International Space Station on July 9, 2014 with the caption, "Land use in South Africa - you can see where water is available."
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook from the International Space Station on Aug. 19, 2014 with the caption, "Oil fields near Midland, Texas."
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook on Aug. 16, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "Looking for rain clouds in the Sahara Desert, this is all you get #BlueDot".
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Reid Wiseman posted this photo to Twitter on Aug. 9, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "Houston all the way to Galveston at 4am."
    Reid Wiseman/NASA
  • Astronaut Reid Wiseman posted this photo to Twitter on Aug. 16, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "Hold on @BradPaisley, we don't usually like leaks at the launch pad ;) Here is Florida from the space station."
    Reid Wiseman/NASA
  • Astronaut Reid Wiseman posted this photo to Twitter on Aug. 16, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "Unreal #EarthArt not clouds. These spirals are Pacific Ocean currents in sun glint."
    Reid Wiseman/NASA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo from the International Space Station to Facebook on June 25, 2014 with the caption, "I like this view of Buenos Aires. Can you spot the airport?"
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook from the International Space Station on Aug. 18, 2014 with the caption, "Picturesque, but only a tiny display of cosmic destruction power. (Barringer Crater, USA)"
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook from the International Space Station on July 27, 2014 with the caption, "Irrigation in the Sahara Desert looks like a challenging task from up here..."
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook from the International Space Station on Aug. 27, 2014 with the caption, "Floods in northern India".
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Alexander Gerst posted this photo to Facebook on Sept. 3, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "Quite excited, I get to "phone home" tomorrow, to my hometown, Kunzelsau."
    Alexander Gerst/ESA
  • Astronaut Reid Wiseman posted this photo to Twitter on Aug. 7, 2014 from the International Space Station with the caption, "A nice after dinner view of the snowcapped Andes looking northwest."
    Reid Wiseman/NASA
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