Andre Kuipers

50 Years After Taking Over Earth, The Beatles’ Space Invasion Is Well Underway

As the Beatles strummed the opening notes to "All My Loving" on the Ed Sullivan Show 50 years ago yesterday,…

8 years ago

ISS Expedition 31 Crew Returns Safely to Earth

We’re sure going to miss Don Pettit’s and Andre Kuipers’ reports and images from the International Space Station. Pettit, Kuipers…

10 years ago

Lightning From Space!

[/caption] Here's an amazing shot of a flash of lightning within storm clouds over west Africa, captured from orbit by…

10 years ago

Tomorrow’s Transit Will be the First Photographed From Space

[/caption] ESA astronaut Andre Kuipers captured this stunning image of Earth's limb with Venus shining brightly above on the morning…

10 years ago

Incredible Dragon Approach and Berthing – Image Gallery from Andre Kuipers aboard ISS

[/caption] On Friday, May 25, astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) made space history when they deftly reached out…

10 years ago

How to Capture a Dragon in Space

[/caption] With the upcoming historic launch of the SpaceX Dragon capsule to the International Space Station, astronauts in orbit have…

10 years ago

Amazing Panorama of Western Europe at Night from Space Station

[/caption] An amazing panorama revealing Western Europe’s ‘Cities at Night’ with hardware from the stations robotic 'hand' and solar arrays…

10 years ago

A Space Moonrise (and the PromISSe of a New Future)

[/caption] "The moon looks the same from the ISS as it does on Earth. Only we see it rise and…

10 years ago