Something cracked the window of the International Space Station

A piece of space debris cracked the window of the International Space Station, astronaut Tim Peake revealed on Twitter.
It’s no need to panic however – the glass is quadruple glazed.
Here’s how you can watch astronaut Tim Peake run the London Marathon from space Major Peake was asked if the ISS was ever hit by space debris and responded with a picture of a 7mm crack in the window of the Cupola module.
According to Nasa, a typical window on Earth is made of two panes of glass and is just 1/16th of an inch thick. By contrast, windows on the ISS are made from four panes of glass between 0.5... read more

 
13 May 2016 in Hot News, Views: 32
Source: Metro
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