Here’s a striking view of Sarychev Volcano in Kuril Islands of Japan going through its early stage of eruption, taken from the orbit of the International Space Station in June For more info on this picture, head over to NASA’s Earth Observatory!
"volcano, seen from space" actually a digital wallpaper, perhaps created by HolyMan. The Earth does not appear this big when seen fro the moon, nor can you see giant sparks the size of asteroids shooting from most volcanoes.
Skydiver Felix Baumgartner breaking the sound barrier - Red Bull Stratos - 24 miles into space. miles an hour Oct 13 or 14 , The first man to break sound barrier in a plane also went back up to break it again 65 yrs after his success - now he is