MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Ever wonder what Minneapolis looks like from space? Well, wonder no longer!
On Tuesday morning, NASA astronaut Dr. Kjell Lindgren tweeted the photo of Minneapolis from the International Space Station.READ MORE: COVID In MN: Over 50% Of Eligible Minnesotans Have Received One Vaccine Dose; MDH Reports 2,429 New Cases, 10 Deaths
In 2005, Lindgren worked at the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis for his chief resident year in emergency medicine.READ MORE: Brooklyn Center Issues Last-Minute Curfew, 100 Protesters Arrested Friday Night
The hospital responded, too.
Taiwan-born Lindgren is on his first space mission, Expedition 44, which objectives include “human research, biology and biotechnology, astrophysics research, physical science investigations and education activities”, according to NASA.