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These Photos From An Astronaut Aboard The Space Station Are Truly Mesmerizing

NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman has captured his entire experience aboard the International Space Station on Twitter.

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Last week, three astronauts were launched into space by Russia's Soyuz rocket. They plan to be aboard the International Space Station for the next several months.

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State commission complete, @Astro_Alex @msuraev and I are GO FOR LAUNCH!

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

State commission complete, @Astro_Alex @msuraev and I are GO FOR LAUNCH!

7:45 AM - 27 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Now aboard, NASA's Reid Wiseman is taking advantage of social media and is sharing his entire experience on Twitter.

The results have been rather incredible...

I can’t stop looking outside! The Soyuz @astro_alex @msuraev and I arrived on.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

I can’t stop looking outside! The Soyuz @astro_alex @msuraev and I arrived on.

2:13 PM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

No ship has a better helm. #ISS Fly Navy!

Beautiful pass over the Falkland Islands.

Good night from the ISS. Solar arrays glisten approaching Australia.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Good night from the ISS. Solar arrays glisten approaching Australia.

11:59 PM - 30 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Trying to catch Perth at sunset, got these clouds instead. I’ll take it.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Trying to catch Perth at sunset, got these clouds instead. I’ll take it.

7:27 AM - 31 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Cloudy skies over Sao Paolo. #worldcup

A nice day to hit the beach in Santos, Brazil

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

A nice day to hit the beach in Santos, Brazil

10:42 AM - 31 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

My parents were waving in Maryland at sunrise, so I took a picture of them.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

My parents were waving in Maryland at sunrise, so I took a picture of them.

7:39 AM - 01 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

A simple toy from my childhood makes for a cool picture in space.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

A simple toy from my childhood makes for a cool picture in space.

9:49 AM - 01 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Clouds part for 2 beautiful atolls in Pacific. I wanna visit!

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Clouds part for 2 beautiful atolls in Pacific. I wanna visit!

4:18 PM - 01 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

It took a 12mm lens to confirm – earth is round

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

It took a 12mm lens to confirm – earth is round

4:53 PM - 01 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Gorgeous glacial flows near Straits of Magellan. I was there in �.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Gorgeous glacial flows near Straits of Magellan. I was there in �.

5:21 PM - 01 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Goodnight from space. Our planet is almost all ocean and so pretty.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Goodnight from space. Our planet is almost all ocean and so pretty.

5:52 PM - 01 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Hard to capture pink clouds at sunset. Love them on Earth, not as pretty here.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Hard to capture pink clouds at sunset. Love them on Earth, not as pretty here.

9:20 AM - 02 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Our moon is a tiny fingernail floating in space. Look close.

Reid Wiseman@astro_reid

Our moon is a tiny fingernail floating in space. Look close.

2:36 PM - 02 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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