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Astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks US spaceflight record: Things to know about her

Peggy A Whitson (Ph.D) is currently part of Expedition 50/51, which is her third long-duration mission to the space station. 

Apr 24, 2017, 16:16 PM IST

Mesmerising unseen footage of Earth captured by Jeff Williams tells us that he's equally in awe of its beauty!

Every astronaut who has been a part of the ISS, we're sure, has a different story, a different feeling when they saw the Earth for the first time and how their perspective changed and evolved when they saw our home planet in a different light every day.

Jan 03, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams, crewmates return to Earth

NASA astronaut and Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams along with crewmates Alexey Ovchinin and Oleg Skripochka have returned to Earth safely after record-breaking mission aboard the International Space Station.

Sep 07, 2016, 08:05 AM IST

Remembering NASA astronaut Jeff Williams' days in space through the lens – 10 best photos he clicked!

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams, who is a part of Expedition 48 and the ISS commander, is about to make his way down soon, along with his two crew members from the Russian Roscosmos.

Sep 07, 2016, 00:04 AM IST

Check it out: NASA astronaut Jeff Williams shares his most favourite view before descent to Earth!

With his last few hours in space coming to an end, Jeff Williams shared his final image before descent – a gorgeous view of our home planet – on Twitter.

Sep 06, 2016, 22:14 PM IST

NASA astronauts Jeff Williams, Kate Rubins complete second spacewalk

During the six-hour, 48 minute spacewalk, the duo retracted a thermal radiator, installed two enhanced high definition cameras on the station’s truss and tightened bolts on a joint that enables one of the station’s solar arrays to rotate.

Sep 02, 2016, 08:55 AM IST

Astronauts Jeff Williams, Kate Rubins go on spacewalk for 2nd time in less than 2 weeks! - Watch Live

The spacewalk , which is sceduled to begin at at 8:05 a.m. EDT, Thursday, is the second time for the duo in less than two weeks.

Sep 01, 2016, 09:09 AM IST

See pic: ISS astronaut Jeff Williams shares a 'very nice' view of Cuba, Keys and Bahamas!

The vista in the image gives a completely serene and peaceful feeling.

Aug 31, 2016, 23:36 PM IST

Watch: Jeff Williams shares awe-inspiring video of Sahara desert captured from space

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) have never missed an opportunity to inspire and surprise us by sharing beautiful images and videos of the world from up above.

Aug 31, 2016, 13:38 PM IST

NASA astronauts prepare for second spacewalk on Thursday!

A few days after this spacewalk is completed, Jeff Williams will head back down to Earth along with his Expedition 48 crew members Oleg Skripochka and Alexey Ovchinin, leaving the ropes of the ISS in the hands of NASA astronaut Kate Rubins, cosmonaut Anatoly Ivanishin of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, and astronaut Takuya Onishi of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency.

Aug 30, 2016, 22:48 PM IST

ISS astronaut Jeff Williams wants to place this photograph on his walls! - See pic

The beautiful photograph has captured the morning light glinting off the surface of the Atlantic and needless to say, the result is a stunner!

Aug 30, 2016, 21:41 PM IST

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams' camera zooms in on alluring views of these two places! - See pics

Even from 250 miles above, one cannot help but praise the breath-taking sights.

Aug 29, 2016, 23:08 PM IST

ISS astronaut Jeff Williams shares captivating image of the USA's west coast! - See pic

Tweeting a pic for his followers, Williams has managed to capture a high resolution, wide angle image of the entire west coast of America.

Aug 29, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

Watch: Jeff Williams shares breathtaking view Canarreos Archipelago, Cuba from ISS

Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams of NASA, who is currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) has never failed to amazed its social media followers and space enthusiasts by sharing images of the Earth and letting them how it looks like from far above.

Aug 27, 2016, 22:50 PM IST

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams goes click-click as US National Park Service celebrates centennial!

The astronaut captured 100 images of national parks from his standpoint inside the ISS when it was in low Earth orbit, which NASA assembled a released the final image for the world to see.

Aug 25, 2016, 22:36 PM IST

Grandpa astronaut breaks US space record

Jeff Williams, an accomplished spacewalker, surpassed Kelly`s record of 520 days on August 24.

Aug 25, 2016, 00:40 AM IST

Watch: NASA astronaut Jeff Williams shares stunning view of Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams who is also the commander of the International Space Station (ISS) has been showering with breathtaking images and videos of the Earth.

Aug 24, 2016, 22:34 PM IST

NASA astronauts successfully install new docking ports at ISS

 Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams and Flight Engineer Kate Rubins of NASA have successfully installed the first of the two new docking ports for commercial space ships at the International Space Station (ISS).

Aug 21, 2016, 00:13 AM IST

NASA astronauts conduct spacewalk to install docking adaptor

Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams and Flight Engineer Kate Rubins of NASA are conducting the spacewalk to install equipment (adaptor) that was launched on a SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft and arrived at the station on July 20, 2016.  

Aug 19, 2016, 09:32 AM IST

Watch: A clear oblique view of Olympic Mountains from space!

All thanks to the astronauts, who are currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) that we get to witness many breathtaking views of our planet.

Aug 18, 2016, 21:41 PM IST