Check out the Space Station

Tim PeakeI really enjoyed watching the images live on TV back on December 15th of Tim Peake blasting off for his six month stint on the International Space Station.

 

 

 

Tim is tweeting some great images, including these recent ones of northern England and the Alps:

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If you are a Twitter user, follow him at: @astro_timpeake

 You may be interested to find out when you can actually get a glimpse of the ISS as it passes over you. Go to this web site, and type in your location to get dates and times of possible sightings:  http://iss.astroviewer.net

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Or you can track the ISS in real time at: www.isstracker.com

 ISS Tracker

Or watch live streaming from the ISS at: http://www.n2yo.com/space-station/

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About devongeography

Head of Geography and Assistant Vice Principal at South Molton Community College, North Devon. Exeter Chiefs supporter!
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One Response to Check out the Space Station

  1. Dave Godwin says:

    Hi Paul, here’s a blast from the past. There’s a school reunion being planned for Sept next year if you are interested. Be good to see you again. Its being organised by Linda Best (as was) on Facebook. Follow this link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/991398647558985/
    Hope you’re enjoying your retirement. Cheers
    Dave Godwin

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