The astronauts on the ISS see the new “Star wars”

The astronauts on the ISS see the new “Star wars”

The new film “Star wars: the Last Jedi” opens in cinemas worldwide this week. Now it became known that his show and… the International space station (ISS).

Astronauts will be able to see a new movie of the Saga “Star wars”, being a few hundred kilometers above the Earth’s surface, using laptops or a projector on Board the ISS, reports The Verge. This was reported on Twitter journalist Robin Seemangal (Robin Seemangal), and a NASA spokesman later confirmed the information portal Inverse.

Watch ISS is not something unusual: the station is a large digital library of movies, with more than 500 films (both classic and new). The staff of the ISS to watch movies on the weekend, or while engaged in repetitive work, or, as shown by American astronaut Scott Kelly at 2015, during Canonica.

#Movie night in micro #Gravity aboard the #ISS on our new HD projector which we use for conferences, tech software, etc..

— Scott Kelly (@StationCDRKelly) April 25, 2015

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