Ultra HD Video Taken from the Space Station Will Rock Your World

The ESA has transformed high-res photos of Earth taken by ISS astronaut Alexander Gerst into a 3840 x 2160 pixel movieā€”the highest resolution available to consumers. Be sure to change the settings in YouTube, if your computer or television can handle it, for the full effect. Then, prepare for the jump into hyperspace. » 9/09/14 2:28pm 9/09/14 2:28pm

The Space Station Has The Most Beautiful Garbage Day

While terrestrial humans tolerate stinky, sticky garbage trucks, our astronaut brethren opt for something much more beautiful for their disposal runs. This streak of fire across the night sky is the burning of the Cygnus spacecraft, dirty laundry, and other junk. On the flip side, garbage day is a lot less frequent. » 8/18/14 1:15pm 8/18/14 1:15pm