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A panoramic view of the International Space Station looking back from the newly installed solar array truss The combined crews of the Space Shuttle Atlantis and the orbital outpost have resumed construction on the station this week. The two STS-115 crew members in this picture (if you can spot them both) were participating in the second of three scheduled space walks.

Credit: NASA/JPL.

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+mayne
09/14/06 8:12 PM GMT
Now that would be worth every risk...the one taking the picture of course. Great post Phil. Are you also the great geography guru that can identify the land below or above however you want to think of it?
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Darryl
&philcUK
09/14/06 8:31 PM GMT
Looks like Northern Africa and the Mediterranean to me but I could be wrong :-)
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.RebelGirl_06
09/14/06 9:31 PM GMT
WOW that is an amazing sight....
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::dutch_postings
09/14/06 9:32 PM GMT
i just wonder how they installed that array, if it was me who had to do the job, it would not have been finnished by far now, i would be looking at mother earth, and making pictures all the time... imagine to fly around like this, every 20 minutes a sun set... must be to awesome for words.
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rogersusa
09/14/06 11:23 PM GMT
ditto dutch

.. imagine to fly around like this, every 20 minutes a sun set... must be to awesome for words.
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::mimi
09/15/06 7:27 AM GMT
out of this world wonderful phil ;=)
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~mimi~
::ChevalierBayard
09/18/06 8:39 PM GMT
For sure working in such a amazing environment is certainly not "piece of pie" (the 2010 fans will get my point ;)).
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::third_eye
09/18/06 11:11 PM GMT
I can just picture myself (no pun intended) seeing the sunrise/set every 20 minutes and thinking oh damn, better get my camera, i might've missed something. nice post, phil
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patiencewhystupid
10/13/06 1:41 PM GMT
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