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...