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The ISS Successfully Avoided Space Debris: Find Out How

The astronauts on the ISS had to make a so-called "avoidance maneuver" yesterday (September 22) to ensure they would not be knocked by space debris. The news was released by NASA, urging better management of objects in our planet's orbit....

Astronaut Jeanette Epps to Become the First Black Woman to Live on ISS

NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps was selected to fly into Earth's orbit and become the first Black astronaut to live at the International Space Station. At the last minute, Epps was removed from the mission with no explanation whatsoever. Even though...
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The International Space Station Experiences Another Air Leak

The ISS (the International Space Station) is troubled again by an air leak. A recent report indicated how the cabin loses daily a minute amount of air.  According to NASA, the air loss on the ISS has risen now above...

NASA Astronauts Behnken and Hurley Returned Safely in the Crew Dragon Capsule

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley flew to the International Space Station (ISS) this May, and the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule, together with the two astronauts, has finally returned to Earth.  SpaceX made history back in May with the...

NASA Announces Astronauts for SpaceX’s Crew-2 Dragon Launch in 2021

NASA revealed on Tuesday the name of the astronauts who will travel to the International Space Station (ISS) onboard the SpaceX Crew-2 mission, set to take place next spring.​ The space agency and its international collaborators have officially selected the...

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...

SpaceX’s Demo-2 Mission Made History With the First Crewed Launch

SpaceX and NASA have successfully launched the first manned mission into space from American soil in nine long years. On May 30th at 3:22 p.m. ET, SpaceX went to be the first private company to fly NASA astronauts to the...

Watch SpaceX’s Demo-2 Mission Live Streaming

SpaceX and NASA are preparing for a historic moment: today, they plan to launch two astronauts in a commercial spaceflight for the first time in the records. If the weather permits, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley will fly...

Powerful Image of a Typhoon Forming Near the Philippines Was Captured From the ISS

NASA has published a photograph of a typhoon forming over the South Pacific Ocean on May 13th, captured from the International Space Station (ISS). The image was taken by the astronauts currently on board of the orbiting lab. The powerful...

NASA Astronauts Ready to Fly to the ISS in SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Capsule

Reports that ​NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are prepared to launch from soil to the International Space Station (ISS). The two astronauts will be the first American members of NASA to launch from U.S. soil since 2011. Behnken...