The artistic concept compares Earth (left) to the new planet, called which is about 60 percent larger. The illustration represents one possible appearance for -- scientists do not know whether the planet has oceans and continents like Earth.
https://flic.kr/p/Nu2429 | iss049e042840 | ISS049e042840 (10/23/2016) --- Orbital ATK's Cygnus cargo craft (left) is seen from the Cupola module windows aboard the International Space Station. The main robotic work station for controlling the Canadarm2 robotic arm is located inside the Cupola and was used to capture Cygnus upon its arrival.
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Repost from @whitehouse: Its AstronomyNight at the White House! @NASA's here on the South Lawn teaching everyone about the science of astronomy. And tonight they're taking over our account to show different ways of observing the universe and seeing the world around us. Heres a nighttime view of Washington D.C. from the astronauts on the International Space Station @ISS on October 17. by nasa