Spectacular volcanic eruption captured from space

A volcano which has erupted for the first time in nearly 100 years has been captured on camera from space. The spectacular photograph shows a towering mushroom-shaped cloud of ash and smoke rising over a remote Russian peninsula. Astronauts on the International Space Station snapped the amazing picture, showing the the Raikoke Volcano on the […]

Astronaut shares new picture of Malta from space

A stunning image of Malta has been captured by an astronaut hundreds of miles away from the Earth’s surface. European Space Agency flight engineer Paolo Nespoli snapped Valletta from the International Space Station, which orbits at a height of 250 miles. He wrote: ‘Hello Malta and La Valletta! I bet a lot of people are […]

Astronaut’s sensational shot of Malta at night

Malta is positively glowing in rocket man Tim Peake’s sensational shot of the Mediterranean at night from space. This spectacular photo is just one of the images Tim, 45, took during his six-month stint aboard the International Space Station . They are in his new book ‘Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space’, […]

Cosmonaut shares stunning view of Malta from space

This is beautiful Malta from space. A stunning image has been captured by a Russian cosmonaut hundreds of kilometres away from the Earth’s surface. Lieutenant colonel Oleg Novitskiy snapped the island from the International Space Station, which orbits at a height of 400 km. Malta from space! Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy shares a stunning new view […]