First tweet from space

Arnoud van den Heuvel
January 22nd 2010

That's one small tweet for man, one giant tweet for mankind.

The virtual realm has physically expanded once again as Timothy Creamer a.k.a. Astro_TJ made Twitter history by being the first person to tweet live from space.

Quote: twitter.com/NASA_Astronauts: "Hello Twitterverse! We r now LIVE tweeting from the International Space Station -- the 1st live tweet from Space! (cont)"

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Arnoud van den Heuvel
Posted 25/01/2010 – 17:07

@worldoffacts thanks for pointing that out. It should have stated: First LIVE tweet from space. Check: http://www.blogherald.com/2009/05/13/first-tweet-from-space-isnt-really-from-space/

worldoffacts
Posted 23/01/2010 – 04:49

Cool, but not so sure about the claim. Jose Hernandez (http://twitter.com/astro_jose) was twatting from "Space" during the last Discovery mission in September.

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