NASA: Cupola


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"The ‘Cupola’, attached to the nadir side of the space station, gives a panoramic view of our beautiful planet," said Expedition 25 commander Doug Wheelock. "Fyodor (Yurchikhin) took this picture from the window of the Russian Docking Compartment (Airlock). Here I am in the Cupola preparing a camera for our late evening Hurricane Earl flyover … trying to capture the moment …" Image Credit: NASA (More at NASA Picture Of The Day)