Astronauts Film Breathtaking Comet – Neowise Appears

This summer – well, it was summer on Earth, but the void of space was as cold and as dead as ever – an astronaut affiliated with NASA ended up right in front of a window on the International Space...

NASA Astronauts Behnken and Hurely Reveal the Details of Their Trip to the ISS

NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken safely arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) after successfully docked with the orbiting lab.   They were required to perform some pressure and leak tests before exiting the Crew Dragon capsule, after which...

Soyuz Spacecraft Made it to the International Space Station With a Manned Crew

A spacecraft carrying three astronauts has successfully docked at the International Space Station (ISS) on Thursday, April 9th. The three-man crew on board of the Soyuz MS-16 capsule has arrived safely at the orbiting lab, as per the Russian space...

Are Astronauts Preparing to Fly To and From the ISS Safe From Coronavirus?

​On Earth, the process of developing a health condition and recovering from it has a normal procedure: you probably go to the doctor, stay at home, drink a lot of fluids and rest until you're completely well. However, when in...

Former NASA Astronaut Depicts How He Spent Christmas in Space

Who said that astronauts based at the International Space Station can't enjoy the spirit of Christmas even if they are far from home? Terry Virts, one of the former locators of the orbiting lab, ​had a sparkle of inspiration while...

Space Salads Grown Off-Earth For Astronauts

For the crews who travel into space for months and even years, a resupply shipment of food is needed. Usually, space agencies send a resupply vehicle to bring fresh fruits and vegetables. But what happens when that resupply finishes? Astronauts...