Space Shuttle Discovery Over Earth (NASA, International Space Station, 02/26/11)
Image by NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center
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Backdropped by a blue and white part of Earth, the aft section of space shuttle Discovery, currently docked with the International Space Station, is featured in this image photographed by an STS-133 crew member on the station.
Image credit: NASA
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