A Ride in the International Space Station (I.S.S.)
This is one of the coolest videos I've seen in a while. You really feel like you're there!! This link will take you to the International Space Station, and a "25-minute personal tour" by Sunita Williams. She shows how big this place really is, and explains how all aspects of human needs are handled .
-weighs 280 tonnes
- is approximately 200 miles (320 Km) above the earth
- is travelling at 17,000 mph (4.7 miles/second) or 27,000 km/h (7.5 km/second)
- travels around the earth once every 90 minutes