Space porn: These images are (quite literally) out of this world
Topics: From the Wires
NEW YORK (AP) — Hold onto your hats — Henry Winkler is heading to Broadway as a porn star.
The one-time “The Fonz” on “Happy Days” will star in David West Read’s comedy “The Performers” alongside Cheyenne Jackson, who also plays an adult film actor.
Winkler will portray Chuck Wood, a legend in the porn industry, who gets entangled in the romantic problems of two young couples.
The play is scheduled to open Nov. 14 at the Longacre Theater. It will be directed by Evan Cabnet, who also directed Read’s play “The Dream of the Burning Boy.”
Winkler was last on Broadway in 2000 in Neil Simon’s “The Dinner Party.” Jackson’s Broadway credits include the recent revival of “Finian’s Rainbow,” ”All Shook Up” and “Xanadu.”
NASA astronaut Mike Hopkins
On December 28, 2013, Expedition 38 crew member Mike Hopkins participating in the second of two space walks to replace a degraded pump module on the International Space Station. (NASA astronaut Rick Mastracchio is reflected in his helmet!)
The Soyuz TMA-10M
The Soyuz TMA-10M headed towards the International Space Station with crew members from Expedition 37 onboard.
40 years ago the Apollo 8 mission flew up to the moon, orbited it ten times and then returned to Earth. This picture was taken from that flight and shows the Earth as it seemingly rises in similar fashion to a sunrise.
Sunrise from Expedition 36
NASA Flight Engineer Karen L. Nyberg of Expedition 36 took this photo of the sun rising -- a sight they saw nearly 16 times per day due to the speed of the International Space Station's orbit around the earth.
A pair of NanoRacks CubeSats -- nanosattelite spacecrafts carrying experiments -- were launched by Expedition 38.