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When NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren traveled to the International Space Station (ISS) in 2015, he was expecting the air to smell a little like a locker room, he says in a new video posted by NASA. After all, the space station is essentially an airtight metal box where, most of the time, six or more ...
NASA is working with the Russian space agency to potentially extend crew stays on the International Space Station, the agency's acting administrator said last week, as a cushion against expected delays in the development of commercial crew capsules by Boeing and SpaceX. Robert Lightfoot, who ...

... before landing on the idea of having real-life astronauts reading children's books. "What better role models to engage kids in science and to engage them in reading?" Tribe told the Huffington Post. "You're not only looking and listening to the books, you're looking around the International Space ... children
2018 marks the 20th anniversary of the start of construction of the International Space Station. The first segment of it was launched in December 1998 to a target point in an orbit about 250 miles above the earth. Arriving a few days after launch, that first section--a self-propelled spacecraft module--set ... Design
That's why, in late 2017, Nespoli readily agreed to shoot the first 3-D 360-degree video ever made on board the International Space Station. The project was part of a collaboration with National Geographic, which also involved Nespoli capturing cinematic footage for the ten-part global event series ...
The new initiative from the non-profit Global Space Education Foundation broadcasts astronauts reading children's books from on board the International Space Station. The zero-gravity readings are, as the recent edition of astronaut Kate Rubins reading Rosie Revere, Engineer proves, a whole lot of fun.

Hawai'i residents can spot the International Space Station tonight, Friday, April 13, 2018, (depending on clouds). It will be visible beginning at 7:53 p.m.. The International Space Station is featured in this image photographed by an STS-134 crew member on the space shuttle Endeavour. Photo NASA.
Last week, SpaceX launched CRS-14, a Dragon resupply capsule bound for the International Space Station carrying 5,800 pounds worth of tools, food, equipment and science experiments. Tucked somewhere among the hardware, reports Rae Paoletta at Inverse, was some frozen human and bull sperm.
Over a hundred children, from kindergarten through sixth grade, sat on the floor of the cafeteria of H.L. Suverkrup elementary school, staring up in awe as two astronauts, Scott Tingle and Norishige Kanai, spun in zero gravity on the International Space Station, or ISS. The video was live and these astronauts ...
UFOS are monitoring the International Space Station (ISS) according to shock claims after three "mysterious craft" were apparently recorded during a NASA live feed. The objects were spotted in footage caught by the ISS itself which is available to view online. By Jon Austin Jon Austin. PUBLISHED: 14:05 ...
Once the International Space Station is decommissioned in 2028, what will the next generation of orbital bases look like? Ian Tucker. Sun 18 Mar 2018 02.59 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on Pinterest · Share on Google+ · Share on ...
In the not-too-distant future, NASA astronauts might conduct their video interviews from the International Space Station (ISS) while wearing Nike-supplied T-shirts, with a giant Toyota logo visible on the module wall behind them. NASA is developing a commercial-use policy for the orbiting lab, to open up ...
Two astronauts and one cosmonaut will return to Earth today (Feb. 27) after spending 168 days aboard the International Space Station (ISS). Packed inside the same Soyuz MS-06 spacecraft that brought them to the orbiting laboratory in September, NASA astronauts Joe Acaba and Mark Vande Hei and ...
When the Trump administration released its latest budget proposal on Feb. 11, fans of human space exploration were dismayed to learn that it included plans to end America's involvement in the International Space Station. The proposal calls for the U.S. to sell its share of the ISS by 2025, treating the ...
and "What does it smell like in the International Space Station?" [Space Station Photos: Expedition 55 Crew in Orbit]. Feustel didn't offer many details on the subject of pooping in space (but if you really want to know, Space.com has the scoop on space poop here). "You hope for the good days, but the ... Will Smith
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It is the size of a football field, has its own gym and the best view in the solar system. It is also home to astronauts who observe life 254 miles above the earth. Doctors Find 3.5-Inch Air Pocket That Looks Like 'Inverted Coke Bottle' In Man's Brain. The view of deep space from the ...

The International Space Station is a large spacecraft in orbit around Earth. On Earth, the space station would weigh almost a million pounds. Measured from the edges of its solar arrays, the station covers the area of a football field including the end zones. The space station has the volume of a five-bedroom ...
At precisely 9:08 a.m. Friday morning, the Museum of Science & Technology in Syracuse made contact with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station. For roughly nine minutes, radio technology allowed communication between children at the museum and Mark Vande Hei, an American NASA ...
When the Trump administration released its latest budget proposal on Feb. 11, fans of human space exploration were dismayed to learn that it included plans to end America's involvement in the International Space Station. The proposal calls for the U.S. to sell its share of the ISS by 2025, treating the ...
... Space Station, UFO watchers say. THE International Space Station (ISS) appears to have recorded the mysterious and ancient Black Knight Satellite floating near to the Soyuz spacecraft, according to space watchers. By Sean Martin. PUBLISHED: 14:15, Wed, Feb 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 14:31, Wed, Feb 21, 2018 ...
The future of the International Space Station (ISS) is uncertain. The ISS is a joint venture between the space agencies of Canada, the US, Russia, Japan and Europe, but the majority of the money comes from Nasa. The agency spends $3.5 billion a year on the ISS, with an additional $1 billion coming from ...
Two astronauts will head outside the International Space Station (ISS) for a spacewalk today (Feb. 16), and you can watch ... Astronaut Norishige Kanai of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency tries on a pair of spacesuit sleeves inside the Quest airlock of the International Space Station. Credit: NASA.
NASA astronaut and Massachusetts native Scott Tingle shared an out-of-this world view of New England from the International Space Station on Thursday. Advertisement. Related Content. To infinity and beyond! High school gets visit from astronaut from Massachusetts · Massachusetts astronaut among 3 ...
... leave the International Space Station online. NASA astronauts will venture out of the International Space Station today, in what will mark the third ISS space walk of the year. Watch the breathtaking event live right here. By Sebastian Kettley. PUBLISHED: 07:42, Fri, Feb 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 07:49, Fri, Feb 16, 2018 ...
An unmanned Russian cargo ship has docked successfully at the International Space Station, delivering a fresh batch of supplies for the crew. The Russian space agency Roscosmos said the Progress spacecraft moored at the station Thursday in automatic mode, bringing 2.7 metric tons (3 tons) of food, ...
Alexander Gerst from Germany will join the other two for Expedition 57. It's Gerst's second trip to the space station. He said before his first flight, he saw space as a very special place. “When I was up there, I actually learned that it was the opposite. So the real special place — and that's what you realize in ...
On Feb. 15, an uncrewed Russian spacecraft will deliver nearly three metric tons of supplies, fuel and oxygen to the International Space Station. After two days in orbit following a Feb. 13 launch, the Progress spacecraft will begin its careful approach to ISS. Both spacecraft are moving at more than 25 times ...
An unmanned Russian cargo ship has docked successfully at the International Space Station, delivering a fresh batch of supplies for the crew. The launch initially set for Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018 was postponed at the very last minute due to an unspecified glitch. (Roscosmos Space Agency Press Service ...
President Donald Trump's budget stops funding for the International Space Station by 2025, according to media reports. The proposal would instead move to privatize the station. NASA has supported the ISS for more than two decades and contributes between $3 billion and $4 billion to the project yearly.
The budget also sets aside $150 million to explore privatizing the International Space Station. "The federal government owns and operates certain infrastructure that would be more appropriately owned by state, local, or private entities," the Trump infrastructure plan says. Federal agencies would gain new ...
President Trump's new budget request, released Monday, directs NASA to leave behind the International Space Station and explore the moon as a first step toward reaching Mars. The spending plan ends funding of the International Space Station by 2025, replacing taxpayers' money with revenue from ...
But all of this will come to a screeching halt (though you won't hear the “screech” in the vacuum of space) if the Trump administration ends funding for the International Space Station program beyond 2024, a step it is considering. The reasons are unclear, though President Trump has said that he wants to ...
On a cold January night, Nils Ribi captured the path of the International Space Station (ISS) in the southern sky over the Wood River Valley of Idaho. Image via Nils Ribi. Nils wrote: Last night [January 25, 2018] the International Space Station (ISS) flew over the southern sky of the Wood River Valley of Idaho ...
“NASA and the International Space Station partnership is committed to full scientific and technical research on the orbiting laboratory, as it is the foundation on which we will extend human presence deeper into space,” the spokesperson said. The move lines up with Trump's efforts to move NASA funding ...
Sinking International Space Station to be much bigger problem than it was with Mir. Science » Technologies and discoveries. Rafail Murtazin, deputy head of the ballistic department of Russia's Energia Space Corporation, said what may happen when the International Space Station is going to be sunk.
The Trump administration is preparing to end support for the International Space Station program by 2025, according to a draft budget proposal reviewed by The Verge. Without the ISS, American astronauts could be grounded on Earth for years with no destination in space until NASA develops new ...
The International Space Station is a large spacecraft that orbits Earth's atmosphere about 220 miles above the planet's surface. Friday marks the ISS's 7,000th day in orbit. In those 7,000 days, the outpost has seen its ups and downs; here's a run-through of some of the biggest highlights.
Their experiment was selected as one of five finalists in the state for the student spaceflight experiment program, and will make its way to the international space station in just a few months. The experiment will study the impact of microgravity on the development of brine shrimp. "They're in these little eggs, ...
NASA astronaut Jeannette Epps was on track to become the first African-American crew member on the International Space Station this year, but the space agency announced today that she has been pulled from her mission for unspecified reasons. She was supposed to launch as part of Expedition 56/67 ...
BELEN, N .M. (KRQE) – A group of Belen High School students will represent New Mexico in Washington, D.C. as they present their research at the renowned Smithsonian Museum before it is launched up to the International Space Station. “We've never really had any opportunities like this and the fact that ...
... prove International Space Station filmed in studio? GLITCHES in a video of astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS) prove it is a fake set up that is filmed on Earth, according to staggering new claims. By Jon Austin Jon Austin. PUBLISHED: 19:13, Wed, Jan 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 19:35, Wed, Jan 17, 2018 ...
Ground controllers sent commands Saturday for the International Space Station's Canadian-built robotic arm to release a SpaceX Dragon cargo capsule, ending the ship's nearly four-week stay at the orbiting research complex. The unpiloted Dragon spacecraft was released from the robot arm at 4:58 a.m. ...
More than 4,100 pounds of scientific research and hardware have dropped into the Pacific Ocean from space. SpaceX's Dragon cargo resupply ship has returned from the International Space Station carrying ongoing research materials which, NASA announced last week, includes live mice, plants and fiber ...
(CNN) Self-proclaimed amateur astronomer Alan Strauss took this photo of the sun on New Year's Day from a park in Tucson, Arizona. But do you see that faint stitching that's bisecting the sun's middle? That's the International Space Station. Strauss, the director of the University of Arizona's Mt. Lemmon ...
Space may be big, really big, but Earth orbit is getting a bit crowded as space debris accumulates and threatens operational spacecraft. Riding aboard the last Dragon cargo mission to the International Space Station was part of the answer to this problem. NASA's Space Debris Sensor (SDS) will be ...
He set up telescopes with two friends shortly before noon in a Tucson park and waited to try to capture a photo of the International Space Station as it passed in front of the sun. He had less than a second to take photos of the space station screaming through the sky. Instead of taking a series of photos with ...
OU plant-gravity experiment now aboard International Space Station ... designed an experiment with small “Arabidopsis thaliana” seedlings (basically the “model” plant species for scientific experiments) placed in small growth capsules onto a “big centrifuge” that will run on the International Space Station.
As cities around the world hold out in anticipation to welcome in the New Year, astronauts in the International Space Station (ISS) have a different plan. We're still not exactly sure what this plan is, but in a recent video the team shared their past New Years celebrations and hinted at what this year may hold.
As millions of people on Earth celebrate Christmas with their families and friends today (Dec. 25), exchanging gifts and sharing elaborate meals, astronauts at the International Space Station (ISS) will do much of the same — while floating weightlessly some 250 miles (400 kilometers) above the Earth.


 

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