Saturday, February 28, 2015

Honoring Mr. Spock...

In honor of the late Leonard Nimoy, astronaut Terry Virts does the Vulcan hand salute inside the Cupola aboard the International Space Station...on February 27, 2015.
NASA / Terry Virts

Astronaut Salutes Nimoy From Orbit (Press Release)

International Space Station astronaut Terry Virts (@AstroTerry) tweeted this image of a Vulcan hand salute from orbit as a tribute to actor Leonard Nimoy, who died on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. Nimoy played science officer Mr. Spock in the Star Trek series that served as an inspiration to generations of scientists, engineers and sci-fi fans around the world.

Cape Cod and Boston, Massachusetts, Nimoy's home town, are visible through the station window.

Source: NASA.Gov

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