Slide through the space station's coolest scenes

When it comes to wide-angle views of our planet, the International Space Station is the place to be. Fortunately, the orbital outpost's residents are only too happy to share. You'll find some recent stunners in our Month in Space Pictures slideshow — and many, many more online.

Here are some of the places to look for pictures from humanity's high frontier:

What are your favorite sources for spacey pictures? Feel free to pass along your recommendations in the comment section. And feast your eyes on these bonus space slideshows:

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