Angry Bird in Space

Three astronauts blast off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on November 13, headed for the International Space Station. Look for the toy Angry Bird hanging from the ceiling -- it starts to float as they escape Earth's gravitational pull. The astronauts call it a "zero-g indicator." To see the snowy rocket launch in detail, check out the picture of the day

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.

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