Apple iPod finds home on International Space Station

“The Johnson Space Center has released a batch of images that relate to the launch of the Space Shuttle this weekend — and it looks like an iPod’s got a seat on the International Space Station,” Jonny Evans reports for Macworld UK.

“European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Thomas Reiter is on board the International Space Station — with his iPod. An image released by NASA clearly shows an iPod and a Belkin external battery pack taped to the equipment rack in front of the astronaut,” Evans reports.

Full article here.

NASA images here.


  1. “Wonder if the spinning hard drive of the iPod will cause the shuttle to ever-so-slightly spin in the other direction?”

    No, the station is self adjusting. However, the astronuaghts must alternate their heart beats to offset each other. also, your first shit is up, the next shit is down, etc. Offsetting crap. that’s how those MF’s roll.

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