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Satellite Tracking

http://science.nasa.gov/iSat

International Space Station

© NASAAccording to NASA, the International Space Station spans the area of a U.S. football field, including the end zones, and weighs 924,739 pounds. The complex now has more livable room than a conventional six-bedroom house, and has two bathrooms, a gymnasium and a 360-degree bay window. The first component was launched in 1998, and the station has been continuously occupied since November 2, 2000. The ISS orbits the Earth every 93 minutes, roughly 260 miles above the surface.

ISS Tracker
Live view from the ISS hdev payload.
more info on the International Space Station.

Eyes on the Solar System

"Eyes on the Solar System" is a 3-D environment full of real NASA mission data. Explore the cosmos from your computer. Hop on an asteroid. Fly with NASA's Voyager spacecraft. See the entire solar system moving in real time. It's up to you. You control space and time.