The International Space Station, often abbreviated to ISS, is a large space craft that orbits Earth and houses astronauts who go up there to complete scientific missions Many countries worked together to build it and they work together to use it It is made up of many pieces, which astronauts had to send up individually on rockets and put together from 1998 to 2000 Ever since the year 2000, people have lived on the ISS Nasa uses the station to learn about living and working in space It is approximately 250 miles above Earth and orbits around the planet just like a satellite Living inside the ISS is said to be like living inside a big house with five bedrooms, two bathrooms, a gym, lots of science labs and a big bay window for viewing Earth … [Read more...] about How to spot the International Space Station from Earth – as SpaceX to launch shuttle to ISS
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“At first I did laugh,” she said, remembering the complaint that triggered the video. “It was too crazy. She couldn’t see me? What is this shit? I laughed about that and I wanted to make a video to talk about it to my followers. And then when I was filming I became angry and sad. I just felt very emotional. It was just suddenly too much. … [Read more...] about Cécile Djunga: ‘It hurts – so we must talk about racism in Belgium’