Space porn: These images are (quite literally) out of this world
NEW YORK (AP) — The play “The Heiress” ends poorly, but the producers of the Broadway revival starring Jessica Chastain are happy: They’ll make their money back.
The show’s producers said Monday the production will recoup its $3 million capitalization by the time the show closes on Saturday. By then, “The Heiress” will have played 27 previews and 117 regular performances.
The revival, based on the Henry James novel “Washington Square,” also stars Judith Ivey, David Strathairn and Dan Stevens of “Downton Abbey.” Moises Kaufman directs.
Chastain is currently riding a popular wave, having earned an Oscar nomination for “Zero Dark Thirty” and seeing her new the horror story “Mama” open strong.
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.