NASA astronaut tweets image of Dubai coastline from space
In a month when the entertainment industry seems obsessed with space, a NASA astronaut has transmitted images of Dubai to Twitter from the International Space Station, showing the city's man-made islands along the coastline, including of course palm-shaped structures and The World islands. The images were also retweeted by the Dubai Media Office to its 247,000 followers...
The tweets were uploaded from the NASA_Astronauts account and read: "#Dubai from the @Space_Station." -#AstroButch". Images of the Bahamas, Florida and Mount St Helens were also uploaded by the astronauts.