The blogosphere boldly visits its newest frontier – blogging from space:

The launch was very smooth. The trip to the station felt long but it was worth it. I cannot keep my eyes off the windows. Earth is magnificent and peaceful from up here. You don’t see any of those awful things you hear on the news, from up here.

Written by Anousheh Ansari, the first female space tourist.  Admittedly, she had to blog via email – I don’t think WordPress works properly outside the earth’s atmosphere – but it’s still pretty cool.