River Brahmaputra in Assam is Visible from Space, Claims NASA Astronaut

It was said that the Great Wall of China is visible from space. But to the contrary NASA astronaut “Mike Fincke” claimed that mighty river Brahmaputra and the Pyramids of Egypt can be seen from space and not the Great Wall of China. Mike’s wife Renita Saikia is from Assam and works as an engineer with NASA.

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Great bend of river Brahmaputra

Brahmaputra is might river with its origin in Tibet of China and then entering India in Arunachal Pradesh then flowing to Assam, Bangladesh as Yamuna. Finally emptying into Bay of Bengal. In China its know by the name of Yarlung or Tsangpo.

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1. http://horizonspeaks.wordpress.com/2009/06/28/dam-on-brahmaputra-consequence-and-reality-check/

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A satellite picture of river Brahmaputra