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USA: One Year In Space – 10 Day Countdown To Earth

Congratulations Astronaut Kelly on a safe and successful journey home.

Astronaut Scott Kelly’s 10 day countdown to planet earth. 

I have followed Astronaut Kelly’s Year In Space via his Twitter account, where he shared with us earth-dwellers the glorious sights of earth’s landscapes seen from 400 Kilometers above, and stunning images of the endless galaxyscapes unfolding around us.

Watch the TV special Scott Kelly: One Year In Space inside our Documentaries section.

Thanks for following our ‘Year In Space.’ The journey isn’t over. Follow me as I rediscover Earth! See you down below!

Countdown Throwback. That one day about a year ago. Huge thanks to all who joined me on this journey! 

Throwback Thursday. My tweet a year ago as I departed USA for my Year In Space. And USA from 250 mi above!

Back to Earth last night. Today I head back home! Stretching my space legs on my first refuel stop.

My 1st flower on Earth! Given to me in Khazakstan on landing. Reminded of ISS Research.

President ObamaWelcome back to Earth, (Scott) Kelly! Your year in space is vital to the future of American space travel. Hope gravity isn’t a drag!

Scott Kelly: Thank you, Mr. President. For your support & for your phone call as I fly home at a lower altitude tonight!

Great to be back on Earth. There’s no place like home! Taking the plunge after my Houston arrival.

Great homecoming at my dear friend Tilman J Fertitta‘s last night!

Rise and shine! My last sunrise from space then I gotta go! Good Morning from space station

My last sunrise from space. 

My last sunrise from space! 

Countdown. We’re down to a wakeup. Earth I’m coming for you tomorrow! 

Countdown Throwback. Beautiful Aurora. 

Countdown Throwback. Beautiful Aurora. 

Countdown. 2 days & a wake-up! Getting closer to Earth & hope Mars too. 

Water. Year In Space.

Five thousand sunrises during my Year In Space. Wish I could have seen them all!

Countdown. Let’s take this 16 sunsets at a time. 8 days to go tomorrow! 

More Africa Earth Art hues. 

Will be missing these sands too, but looking forward to sandy beaches up close. 

Day 330. Tried to only count up. 10 days left (tomorrow) I start countdown

Cygnus before we let her go as we flew above Bolivia this morning.

All good things must come to an end. Cygnus, your mission was a success! Farewell SS Deke Slayton

Honor to give Cygnus a hand (or arm) in finalizing its mission this morning. Well done SS Deke Slayton

More otherworldly Colors Of Earth.

Water. Year In Space.

Nominated for Shorty Awards! Thanks 4 following my Year In Space.

Welcome home Astronaut Scott Kelly. Congratulations on a safe and successful journey into space and back.

A selection of Scott Kelly’s twitter photos can be viewed on the Alistair Reign Pinterest Board dedicated to the International Space Station and Scott Kelly’s Year In Space: Astronomy and Space Exploration.

A new documentary takes viewers inside the International Space Station to experience a year in space alongside NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who is just finishing his stay on the orbiting complex.

Watch the TV special Scott Kelly: One Year In Space inside our Documentaries section.

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Watch rare interviews and news reports in our Documentaries section.


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