In March, he will become the first Canadian Commander of the ISS during Expedition 35.
Here are a few fantastic images of world cities taken in the past couple of days:
“It’s hard to believe the colours of the Bahamas from space.”
“Kiev, Ukraine – an historic major crossing place of water, rail and road.”
“Volcanoes look dramatic at dawn. They startled me when I spotted them through the lens.”
“Italian coast – like a diamond set in a ring.”
“Tonight’s Finale: I’m not quite sure! Ireland, Wales or England, through a gap in the cloud. Where is this port town?”
“Cleveland, Toledo, Detroit, and the town where I was born, Sarnia Ontario.”
“El Ejido, Spain – you can easily tell where the people live, even from orbit.”
“Japanese rice fields tidily blanketed with snow.”
Bonus: “Noctilucent Cloud – rare super high altitude cloud, barely visible from Earth, seen at dawn in the mesosphere from ISS.”
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