“As I look out the window, I see a very beautiful planet that seems very inviting and peaceful. Unfortunately, it is not.
These days, we are constantly reminded of the unspeakable acts of violence and damage we can inflict upon one another, not just with our actions but also with our irresponsible words.
We are better than this. We must do better,”
Astronaut SCOTT KELLY, brother-in-law of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and twin brother of her husband, Mark Kelly, in a statement made from aboard the International Space Station; the crew had observed a moment of silence in honor of the Tucson shooting victims.