Hurricane Isaac as Seen From the International Space Station

By Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg

NASA's August 27 update from the International Space Station reveals the scale of Isaac brewing in the Gulf of Mexico this past weekend. Isaac was technically a tropical storm at the time, but it has just been declared a Category 1 hurricane and continues to grow. Follow updates on Isaac at the Atlantic Wire here.

For more videos from NASA, visit http://www.nasa.gov/.

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