Here’s The First Instagram Post From The International Space Station

Nicely done, Steven Swanson.

1. Here’s the view from the observation dome.

2. Or if you prefer, the Cupola.

This is the observatory module of the International Space Station (ISS). Its seven windows are used to conduct experiments, dockings and observations of Earth.

4. Previously, of course, Commander Chris Hadfield made awesome use of Twitter on the ISS.

Weightless water. This picture is fun no matter what direction you spin it.

— Chris Hadfield (@Cmdr_Hadfield)

7. And let’s not forget his cover of “Space Oddity” - which has been viewed 21 million times.

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Alan White is a news editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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