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ISS016-E-006285 (25 Oct. 2007) --- Backdropped by a blue and white Earth, Space Shuttle Discovery is seen from the International Space Station as the two spacecraft perform rendezvous and docking operations in Earth orbit. Docking occurred at 7:40 a.m. (CDT) on Oct. 25, 2007. The Harmony node is visible in Discovery's cargo bay.
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ISS016-E-006646 (25 Oct. 2007) --- Backdropped by the blackness of space and Earth's horizon, the docked Space Shuttle Discovery (STS-120) and a Soyuz spacecraft are featured in this image photographed by a crewmember on the International Space Station.
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ISS016-E-006669 (25 Oct. 2007) --- Expedition 16 and STS-120 crewmembers gather in the Destiny laboratory of the International Space Station shortly after Space Shuttle Discovery docked with the station. Pictured (clockwise) are European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Paolo Nespoli (foreground), NASA astronauts Stephanie Wilson, both STS-120 mission specialists; George Zamka, STS-120 pilot; Doug Wheelock, mission specialist; Pam Melroy, STS-120 commander; Daniel Tani, Expedition 16 flight engineer; and cosmonaut Yuri I. Malenchenko, flight engineer representing Russia's Federal Space Agency.
Astronauts Peggy Whitson, Stephanie Wilson, and Daniel Tani+ View High-res
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ISS016-E-006702 (25 Oct. 2007) --- Astronauts Peggy A. Whitson (right), Expedition 16 commander; Stephanie Wilson, STS-120 mission specialist; and Daniel Tani, Expedition 16 flight engineer, are pictured in the Unity node of the International Space Station while Space Shuttle Discovery is docked with the station.
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S120-E-006684 (25 Oct. 2007) --- A portion of the International Space Station was photographed by one of the STS-120 crewmembers as the Space Shuttle Discovery approaches the orbital outpost for docking.
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S120-E-006738 (25 Oct. 2007) --- Astronaut George Zamka, STS-120 pilot, seated at the pilot's station on the forward flight deck of the Space Shuttle Discovery during rendezvous and docking operations.
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S120-E-006761 (25 Oct. 2007) --- Astronaut Daniel Tani, STS-120 mission specialist, appears to like what he sees through the viewfinder of his camera aimed through windows on the flight deck of the Space Shuttle Discovery. Shortly afterward, Discovery was docked with the International Space Station, which will be Tani's home and work place for the next several months when he switches roles to Expedition 16 flight engineer
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ISS016-E-006279 (25 Oct. 2007) --- Backdropped by a blue and white Earth, Space Shuttle Discovery approaches the International Space Station during STS-120 rendezvous and docking operations. Docking occurred at 7:40 a.m. (CDT) on Oct. 25, 2007. The Harmony node is visible in Discovery's cargo bay.
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ISS016-E-006288 (25 Oct. 2007) --- Backdropped by a blue and white Earth, Space Shuttle Discovery approaches the International Space Station during STS-120 rendezvous and docking operations. Docking occurred at 7:40 a.m. (CDT) on Oct. 25, 2007. The Harmony node is visible in Discovery's cargo bay.
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ISS016-E-006294 (25 Oct. 2007) --- Backdropped by a blue and white Earth, Space Shuttle Discovery approaches the International Space Station during STS-120 rendezvous and docking operations. Docking occurred at 7:40 a.m. (CDT) on Oct. 25, 2007. The Harmony node is visible in Discovery's cargo bay. A Russian spacecraft, docked to the station, is visible at left.