Chandigarh, January 14
A picture of an astronaut shifting about within the house has gone viral on social media. Whereas many are wandering how this was doable, others have been skeptical in regards to the authenticity of the picture.
A Twitter person, who posted the picture, wrote: “Insane image of astronaut Bruce McCandless II, the primary particular person to conduct an untethered free flight in house”.
Insane image of astronaut Bruce McCandless II, the primary particular person to conduct an untethered free flight in house. pic.twitter.com/6HTKkrE0DF
— John Pompliano (@JohnPompliano) January 12, 2022
However what’s the fact behind the image.
It’s only a clip artwork on a background… smh pic.twitter.com/y0mgFaOVLk
— Łucas Graham (@Lucasgraham25) January 12, 2022
He did this in 1984. Actually simply google his title. This picture is photoshopped tho, however solely to make the mountains seem like they do. He actually did this untethered. He died in 2017!
Cease spreading faux pics tho, that’s tousled.
— 🚩Crypto Cyber Police (@datcyberguy) January 12, 2022
Imagine it or not, the untethered spacewalk is a truth. A report by USA Immediately confirmed that elements of the viral picture have been taken from the 1984 image of astronaut Bruce McCandless II throughout the first-ever untethered spacewalk.
That 12 months, Mr McCandless and fellow astronaut Robert Lee Stewart piloted a jet propulsion backpack, known as the Manned Maneuvering Unit.
Whereas the untethered spacewalk did happen, the picture shared on Twitter is unquestionably digitally altered. In accordance with USA Immediately, the unique NASA picture didn’t present the mountain ranges which are seen within the viral picture. As a substitute, the Earth picture was taken from a mountain vary picture, captured throughout a flight from Toronto to Beijing, China.