NASA has started beaming live video from just outside the International Space Station, reports the Associated Press, but there’s a catch: The online feeds are available only when the station’s crew is asleep or off duty. That’s because NASA has only four communications links for sending data to Earth and wants to have all of them free for day-to-day operations while the crew is awake and working, agency spokesman Kelly Humphries said. NASA also opted not to show video from inside the cramped space station to give astronauts privacy. When the crew is asleep and the web streaming is going on, remote cameras will show Earth or other parts of the sky as seen from the space station as it orbits 225 miles above Earth. The rest of the time, while the crew is awake, viewers will get an illustration showing the station’s current location or live NASA television coverage of breaking space events. The live Internet feed will include audio from mission control to the station…

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