NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold@astro_ricky

Astronaut (STS-119, Expedition 55/56, NEEMO 13, #CAVES2016) & Educator. Currently onboard the @ISS for Expeditions 55 and 56. Posts are my own.

www.nasa.gov/astronauts/biographies/richard-r-arnold

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NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold

Iconic Uluru or Ayers Rock in the Outback of #AustraliaπŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί


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NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold

Charles Darwin called it β€œthe most remarkable reef in the West Indies”. I am inclined to agree. #BelizeπŸ‡§πŸ‡Ώ Barrier Reef


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The wondrous interplay of the lightning below and heavens above.


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NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold

"First there was the sky, high, pure and of a darker blue than he had ever seen. And then there was the sea, a lighter, immensely luminous blue that reflected blue into the air, the shadows and the sails." - Patrick O’Brian #Pacific #FrenchPolynesiaπŸ‡΅πŸ‡«


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NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold

#HurricaneFlorence makes landfall this morning.


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NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold

Azure rivers of ice in Patagonia #ChileπŸ‡¨πŸ‡± #ArgentinaπŸ‡¦πŸ‡·


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NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold

#HurricaneFlorence this morning with Cape Hatteras #NorthCarolina in the foreground. The crew of @iss is thinking of those who will be affected.


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A path carved through the jungle that connected the world. #PanamaπŸ‡΅πŸ‡¦ canal


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NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold

β€ͺ#Denali stubbornly refuses to succumb to gravity. #Alaska


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NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold

Hurricane #Florence this morning as seen from @iss. A few moments later, #Isaac & the outer bands of #Helene were also visible.


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The #GambiaπŸ‡¬πŸ‡²- a river nation in West Africa surrounded on three sides by #SenegalπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡³


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NASA Astronaut Ricky Arnold

#hurricaneflorence strengthens in the early morning hours over the Atlantic.


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