Today’s Video of the Day from the European Space Agency features a rare look at astronauts being carried into space.
ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst captured this sequence of images from the Cupola observatory on the International Space Station.
The timelapse shows the Soyuz MS-11 rocket being launched on December 3, 2018.
Crew members included Anne McClain of NASA, Oleg Kononenko of Roscosmos, and David Saint-Jacques of the Canadian Space Agency.
Video Credit: European Space Agency