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Canadian Space Robots are Vital to the International Space Station

1 month ago

David Saint-Jacques, a Canadian Space Agency astronaut, is scheduled to launch to the International Space Station (ISS) on Dec. 19, 2018. Together with his crewmates,

5 Healthcare Technologies Invented Because of Space Exploration

3 months ago

Did you know astronauts on the International Space Station are growing crystals that could help produce new drugs to use here on Earth? In fact,

Could Bioregenerative Life Support Systems be the Answer to Colonizing Mars?

3 months ago

One of the most important questions for long-term space travel is how will visitors to foreign planets such as Mars stay alive, let alone form

Solar-Fuel Researchers Showcase a Semiconductor Half-Cell that Efficiently Releases Hydrogen in Microgravity Conditions

3 months ago

Asgardia will be a fully fledged, independent nation inhabited on a low Earth orbit. It began with a satellite, Asgardia-1, that was launched in 2017,

Two NASA Astronauts Have Been Assigned to Space Flights Set to Launch in 2019

5 months ago

NASA astronauts Christina Hammock Koch and Andrew Morgan who were selected as NASA astronauts in 2013 have now been assigned to space flights scheduled to

Genes in Space Participants Will Get a Chance to Talk With Astronauts Aboard the ISS

6 months ago

An event hosted by Boeing and Space Center Houston, the official visitor center of NASA’s Johnson Space Center will have the students from Houston area

Astronauts Aboard the ISS will Speak with Students This Week

6 months ago

Students from Montana and Vermont will talk with astronauts on the International Space Station as part of NASA’s Year of Education on Station. Astronauts Drew

Researchers Aim to Turn Carbon Dioxide Found in Mars’ Atmosphere into Oxygen for Future Astronauts

6 months ago

Mars’ atmosphere is almost entirely composed of carbon dioxide, which makes up a very small fraction of a percentage of the air we breath here

NASA and Partners Conduct Parachute Tests to Ensure Safety During Spaceflight

7 months ago

When it comes to human spaceflight crew safety is top priority. Thus, in the return of human spaceflight launches from Florida’s Space Coast, and the

Two Astronauts are Set To Board The ISS this Wednesday

7 months ago

On Wednesday, March 21, two American astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut will begin their journey to the International Space Station. Live coverage will air on

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