Monday, June 30, 2014

Thunderstorms on Earth by Astronaut Reid Wiseman

The above picture was taken on the International Space Station by Astronaut Reid Wiseman. This one shows lightning flashes during a thunderstorm above Houston, Texas, in the USA.

The below video is also showing Houston, in the USA, going through a lightning storm.

Reid Wiseman is an American astronaut and naval aviator. Back in June 2008, Wiseman was selected in as a member of the NASA Astronaut Group 20 and qualified as an astronaut in 2011. Wiseman is currently taking part in his first spaceflight as part of the crew of Expedition 40/41, which launched to the International Space Station on May 28, 2014. Before joining NASA, Wiseman was a Naval aviator and test pilot.

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