Thanks to Reinhold Ewald for this photo interview at the European Astronaut Center, five minutes after Luca Parmitano was launched to ISS on 28/05/13.
In our everyday lives we take many things for granted. We use car navigation systems, we check the weather forecast, we watch TV without being aware that we are using devices that are located in space.
How would we feel if in the all these amenities would become less reliable or even worse – completely disappear?
The bad news is: This is not a hypothetical scenario. It is certain. The good news is: We can still do something about it if we act now. Continue reading