2014: A Space Odyssey
2:32 pm
Fri January 10, 2014

The World Through a Connecticut Astronaut's Lens

NASA astronaut and Waterbury native Rick Mastracchio has been tweeting some brilliant photos of his home planet while aboard the International Space Station. Today, he tweeted this photo of the Elm City.

Astronaut Rick Mastracchio tweeted this photo of New Haven on January 10, 2014. He said he uses the Elm City as a landmark to find other cities in Connecticut.
Credit Rick Mastracchio / Twitter

His photo subjects have spanned the globe though. Here's a sample of his other shots.