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Watch These Astronauts Film A Spacewalk With A GoPro

We're able to see what it's actually like to look down at Earth from the perspective of an astronaut.

Posted on April 13, 2015, at 5:48 p.m. ET

Everyone likes to hate on selfies, but you can't deny that a space selfie, like the one these NASA astronauts took on their spacewalk, is probably one of the most amazing things ever.

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Earlier this week, NASA released this stunning footage of astronauts Barry “Butch” Wilmore and Terry Virts going on a spacewalk to make repairs at the International Space Station.

On this spacewalk, astronauts brought a GoPro so that we could see what it's like to look down and see the place that contains all of human history floating silently beneath you.

NASA / Via youtube.com

The view is spectacular, but for them it's just another day in the office.

NASA / Via youtube.com

The entire video is an hour long. It's mostly silent, which just makes the whole thing hauntingly beautiful. Check it out:

View this video on YouTube

youtube.com / Via NASA
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