Watch Destin Sandlin from Smarter every Day Interview with Scott Kelly about is upcoming one year stay on ISS and Reid Wiseman about orbital mechanics and how the Soyuz, uses some sophisticated maneuvers to catch up with the International Space Station. Particular interesting, is the part where Destin and Reid explain the “Homann Transfer” and […]
Dragon arrives at ISS
By Bart Volgers on 24 October 2014 in Dragon, ISS International Space Station, Space exploration, SpaceX 0
An other short video by astronaut Reid Wiseman I had to look twice before I found the hidden Dragon. Let me know in a comments, how many times you had to watch the loop before you found Dragon
Fire breathing Dragon
By Bart Volgers on 14 October 2014 in Dragon, Space exploration, SpaceX 0
This is a cool short video of Dragon approaching ISS. You can see how dragon’s Draco thrusters fire as it catches up with ISS. Thanks to astronaut Reid Wiseman for shooting this video and making it available on the Internet.