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    Moonrise

    Il sorgere della Luna

    Credit: ESA/NASA

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    1. pc0101 39 months ago | reply

      That's the explanation in normal language of what is described in full with formulas, etc. in the physics abstract mentioned in one of the comment lines.

    2. europeanspaceagency 39 months ago | reply

      True, although it is certainly interesting to hear what Paolo himself has to say about it!

    3. iorek ♫ 39 months ago | reply

      veramente notevole!!

    4. photo by marko 39 months ago | reply

      This is just wonderful. It is fantastic that you share these magical photos with us.

    5. rocco campanozzi 39 months ago | reply

      .... potrai veramente dire..... "Io ne ho... viste cose che voi umani non potreste immaginarvi…
      Navi da combattimento in fiamme al largo dei bastioni di Orione…
      E ho visto i raggi B balenare nel buio vicino alle porte di Tannhäuser…" Blade Runner !

    6. iorek ♫ 39 months ago | reply

      a proposito di raggi, qualcuno sa dire che ordine di grandezza ha il rateo di dose X e Gamma a bordo della ISS??

    7. IK2ISX 39 months ago | reply

      Ma quante SD ti sei portato ? hai la navicella piena di schede x fare le foto ??????
      La verità è che la mia è solo invidia . . . . . . .

    8. pc0101 39 months ago | reply

      I particularly appreciate the astronauts telling their impressions and how certain photos have been made. Unique experiences, to become envious .... ;-)))

    9. pc0101 39 months ago | reply

      Gamma ray and X ray doses on board of the station are monitored permanently. Procedures are occasionally described in the daily ISS status reports by NASA. You can be sure that the levels certainly are below hazardous risks. ESA has conducted the Matroshka experiment about this in 2004 ff, also relating to the risks during space walks. Such research also is useful for the flying personnel in aircraft. You will find detailed information by googling "Matroshka".

    10. hermione112 39 months ago | reply

      Wondeful! Thanks Paolo!!!

    11. milky.way 39 months ago | reply

      stupenda sequenza

    12. t'ma 39 months ago | reply

      Meraviglia!

    13. iorek ♫ 39 months ago | reply

      thanks a lot man!!!
      i've found some interesting stuff about Matroshka...
      it seems the equivalent dose rate onboard the ISS is about 1mSv/day.
      i'm into a "radiation related" job, our limit is 20mSv/year, so i think the dose rate on the ISS is quite high.... btw that's probably part of the price to pay to have such an incredible experience :)

    14. Clarky. 39 months ago | reply

      Uno spettacolo!

    15. Roger Civit 39 months ago | reply

      Boing ! Rubber satellite !!!! :)

    16. angie_dj 39 months ago | reply

      ¡Qué preciosidad!

    17. Melissa O'Neill 35 months ago | reply

      OMG!! breathtaking!!

    18. EnZoOzNe 35 months ago | reply

      Bellissimaaa Paolo! 6 Grande!!!!

    19. LEXPIX_ 24 months ago | reply

      Out of this world.

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