The International Space Station: A home in the sky

Stationed 400 km above the earth's surface, the International Space Station (ISS) or the home in the sky circles the earth 16 times a day and has been doing so for the past twenty years | Photo - NASA
Did you know the third brightest object in the sky — after the sun and moon — is human-made? It is a 455-ton football-field-sized, marvelously engineered spacecraft — the International Space Station (ISS).
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