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"24.02.2017 21:00:01" nasa.gov Progress Cargo Missions to the Station The new Progress 66 spaceship will stay at the station until June. Today's Progress cargo craft docking makes four spaceships at the station and the second to arrive within 24 hours.
"24.02.2017 19:47:26" Timeline Photos SpaceX's Dragon cargo craft is seen during final approach to the station on Feb. 23, 2017. The Canadarm2 would grapple Dragon moments later and install it to the Harmony module.
"24.02.2017 16:52:17" Space Station: Space Delivery for the Station: 2/24/17 Two spaceships from opposite sides of the world, a Dragon and a Progress, launched to the space station this week delivering science and supplies.
"24.02.2017 08:47:23" Russian Cargo Craft Docks 24 Hours After Dragon Arrives The Progress 66 cargo craft docked to the station today at 3:30 a.m. EST (8:30 a.m. GMT) just one day after the SpaceX Dragon arrived. http://go.nasa.gov/2mrG2he
"24.02.2017 07:45:04" nasa.gov Watch Russian Cargo Craft Dock Live Now NASA Television provides live coverage of launches, spacewalks and other mission events. Live on NASA TV now, after launching two days ago, a Russian Progress 66 cargo craft will dock at the station today at 3:34 a.m. EST (8:34 a.m. GMT) with nearly three tons of supplies.
"24.02.2017 07:04:35" nasa.gov Russian Cargo Craft Docking Today Live on NASA TV The spacecraft is set to dock to the Pirs docking compartment at 3:34 a.m. EST Friday, Feb. 24. Russia's Progress 66 resupply ship is docking to the station today at 3:34 a.m. EST (8:34 a.m. GMT). Watch live on NASA TV starting at 2:45 a.m.
"23.02.2017 22:47:29" NASA Astromaterials Yesterday, an International Space Station crewmember captured this fantastic image of Lake Oroville and the Oroville Dam. To decrease reservoir levels and prevent a collapse of the emergency spillway following high amounts of precipitation earlier in
"23.02.2017 21:42:19" NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center We are live with astronaut Jeff Williams in the laboratory training complex at #NASAMarshall! The LTC is in the Payload Operation Integration Center. The POIC montoirs science experiments on the International Space Station. Send us your questions using
"23.02.2017 21:24:56" Timeline Photos Tune in to the NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center page for a Facebook Live with NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams!
"23.02.2017 19:39:21" NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center Don't forget to ask YOUR questions to NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams for today's Facebook Live event at #NASAMarshall.
Type your question into the comment section of this post or when we go live at 3:30 CST.
Williams is the current #NASA record
"23.02.2017 19:38:14" NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center TODAY, ask YOUR questions to NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams for today's Facebook Live event at #NASAMarshall.
Type your question into the comment section of this post or when we go live at 3:30 CST.
Williams is the current #NASA record holder for most
"23.02.2017 16:00:08" nasa.gov SpaceX Dragon Launches, Arrivals and Departures The International Space Station has hosted a variety of spacecraft shuttling crews and delivering supplies. The first SpaceX Dragon resupply ship launched May 22, 2012, on a demonstration mission to the space station. Learn more about each Dragon mission to supply station crews.
"23.02.2017 13:37:58" blogs.nasa.gov Dragon Attached to Station's Harmony Module The Dragon resupply ship was successfully installed to the Harmony module a few hours after it arrived this morning. The SpaceX Dragon's arrival today marks three space ships attached to the station. A fourth spacecraft will arrive Friday morning.
"23.02.2017 11:12:36" Astronauts Capture Dragon with Robotic Arm Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet captured the SpaceX Dragon today at 5:44 a.m. EST. http://go.nasa.gov/2lIQR1k
"23.02.2017 09:18:32" blogs.nasa.gov Dragon Arrival at Station on NASA TV Now The Dragon launched atop a Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Sunday, Feb. 19. NASA and SpaceX teams are working today toward a capture of the Dragon resupply ship at 5 a.m. EST (10 a.m. GMT).
"23.02.2017 06:55:41" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Set your alarm! SpaceX's Dragon cargo vehicle will rendezvous with the International Space Station tomorrow morning at 6 a.m. EST. Live coverage begins at 4 a.m. Details: http://go.nasa.gov/2lwOnRs
"22.02.2017 20:28:40" Thank you for all of your amazing #AskAnAstro questions for NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson! The Facebook Live scheduled with her for tomorrow has been cancelled because the crew will be busy supporting operational activities. We are saving your responses
"22.02.2017 18:16:44" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Prepares for U.S. and Russian Space Deliveries Russia's Progress 66 cargo craft will arrive Friday for an automated docking at 3:34 a.m. EST/ NASA and SpaceX are reworking plans for the Thursday morning arrival of the Dragon cargo craft.
"22.02.2017 09:47:49" Timeline Photos The SpaceX Dragon spacecraft has waved off today's planned rendezvous and docking with the station. Onboard computers triggered the abort after recognizing an incorrect value in data about the location of the space station. Per the re-rendezvous plan
"22.02.2017 06:16:29" blogs.nasa.gov Russian Progress 66 Launches Cargo to Station | Space Station The Russian Progress 66 launched at 12:58 a.m. Wednesday (11:58 a.m. Baikonur time) from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. A Russian cargo ship launched successfully at 12:58 a.m. ET Wednesday with several tons of cargo bound for the International Space Station.
"21.02.2017 20:39:42" Next Big Thing: Genetic Data from Space Station The first data on genetic analysis of station astronauts was published in 2016. The results are helping scientists understand astronaut vision issues and develop new experiments.
"21.02.2017 16:37:41" Timeline Photos Want your questions asked to an astronaut in space? Submit them with #AskAnAstro! Then tune into Facebook Live on this page or NASA TV at 12:55 p.m. ET on Feb. 23 to hear NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson answer them live.
"21.02.2017 16:18:40" Timeline Photos Two cargo craft are scheduled to deliver several tons of supplies and experiment hardware to the station this week.
More on today's blog: https://blogs.nasa.gov/spacestation/2017/02/21/busy-traffic-week-ahead-for-space-station-crew/
"20.02.2017 18:47:00" Timeline Photos Want your questions asked to an astronaut in space? Submit them with #AskAnAstro! Then tune into Facebook Live on this page or NASA TV at 12:55 p.m. ET on Feb. 23 to hear NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson answer them live.
"19.02.2017 15:27:43" Liftoff of Dragon on the SpaceX CRS-10 Mission The SpaceX Dragon has begun its journey to the International Space Station and is scheduled to arrive Wednesday morning. http://go.nasa.gov/2kMJcuI
"19.02.2017 14:31:25" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration LIVE ROCKET LAUNCH: Watch live as we send research and supplies to the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft. Liftoff of their Falcon 9 rocket from historic Pad 39A at our Kennedy Space Center in Florida, which was used to launch Now on Facebook Live: Launch coverage of the SpaceX Dragon to the International Space Station. Liftoff is set for 9:39 a.m. EST (2:39 p.m. GMT).
"19.02.2017 13:04:47" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Tune in at 8:45 a.m. EST for live coverage of the next potential launch opportunity for SpaceX's space station cargo mission, slated for 9:39 a.m. Watch: http://go.nasa.gov/2kBgd1Y
Follow our SpaceX launch blog for updates: http://go.nasa.gov/2kBiREO Watch NASA TV today at 8:45 a.m. EST (1:45 p.m. GMT) for live coverage of a potential SpaceX CRS-10 launch at 9:39 a.m. from Florida. https://www.nasa.gov/nasalive
"19.02.2017 03:49:31" blogs.nasa.gov SpaceX CRS-10 Launch Update The Dragon cargo spacecraft is loaded with nearly 5,500 pounds of cargo. Next potential launch opportunity for SpaceX's cargo mission is 9:39 a.m. EST (2:39 p.m. GMT) Sunday. Live coverage starts at 8:45 a.m.
"18.02.2017 22:34:11" Timeline Photos "Volcanoes are one way Earth gives birth to itself." - Robert Gross
The Mount Taranaki volcano, found in the Egmont National Park in New Zealand is photographed by crew members aboard the International Space Station.
Photographs from the station record
"18.02.2017 15:37:11" Timeline Photos Today's launch of the SpaceX CRS-10 mission to resupply the station has been scrubbed. For the latest updates please visit... http://www.nasa.gov/spacex
"18.02.2017 14:06:31" blogs.nasa.gov SpaceX A SpaceX Falcon 9 is being prepped to launch the company's Dragon spacecraft into orbit today. The SpaceX Dragon is set to launch today at 10:01 a.m. EST (3:01 p.m. GMT) from NASA's Kennedy Space Center.
"18.02.2017 13:33:24" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration It's launch day! Live coverage begins at 8:30am ET for a 10:01am launch to deliver cargo to the International Space Station. Watch live: http://www.nasa.gov/live
Follow along in our SpaceX launch blog for updates: https://blogs.nasa.gov/spacex/ Watch live coverage now on NASA TV and see the SpaceX Dragon launch today at 10:01 a.m. EST (3:01 p.m. GMT). http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv
"18.02.2017 02:13:42" blogs.nasa.gov The Launch Day Ahead | SpaceX Dragon will carry about 5,500 pounds of equipment and experiments to the International Space Station. Launch day coverage of the SpaceX CRS-10 mission begins Saturday at 8:30 a.m. EST on NASA TV with liftoff scheduled for 10:01 a.m.
"17.02.2017 20:04:57" SpaceX Falcon 9 and Dragon at historic launch pad 39A. Liftoff slated for Saturday at 10:01am ET.
"17.02.2017 18:35:48" nasa.gov NASA TV Broadcasts Live SpaceX Launch and Capture The SpaceX Dragon spacecraft will launch on the Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The SpaceX Dragon is scheduled to launch at 10:01 a.m. EST Saturday, Feb. 18. Live NASA TV coverage begins at 8:30 a.m.
"17.02.2017 16:45:37" Thomas Pesquet Un navire suit son cap au milieu de nulle part, en plein océan Atlantique… À 400 km d'altitude, on était peut-être les humains les plus proches des marins à bord… !
A boat lost in the middle of the nothingness, in the Atlantic – crazy to think that we
"17.02.2017 16:30:48" Timeline Photos "Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore."
A lone ship navigating across the southern part of the Atlantic Ocean is photographed by crew members aboard the International Space Station.
"17.02.2017 14:07:50" Space to Ground: Flying Robots in Space: 02/17/17 The SPHERES satellites zoomed around the station this week testing spacecraft maneuvers as SpaceX announced a Saturday launch of its Dragon cargo ship.
"17.02.2017 00:43:56" Timeline Photos The full Moon was pictured Sept. 22, 2002, during NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson's first mission on Expedition 5. #TBT
"16.02.2017 22:24:24" blogs.nasa.gov Dragon Capture Training and Robonaut Power Check Today Two astronauts will capture Dragon Monday morning following its Saturday launch from Kennedy Space Center. The crew practiced the robotic capture of the SpaceX Dragon and checked out Robonaut's power supply today.
"16.02.2017 01:30:00" blogs.nasa.gov Commander Sets Up Dragon Gear and Looks to April Crew Swap SpaceX is targeting Feb. 18 to launch its Dragon space freighter atop a Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center. The crew is getting ready for the upcoming SpaceX resupply mission as dates are announced for the next crew swap.
"15.02.2017 20:32:05" West Point - The U.S. Military Academy Join us tomorrow at 1:10 p.m. EST for a #FacebookLive event to see #USMA cadets speak with a NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration astronaut aboard the International Space Station. This year's video teleconference, hosted by the West Point
"15.02.2017 16:00:59" SAGE-III Ready for Ozone Checkup The SAGE-III investigation into the state of Earth's ozone layer is scheduled for launch on the upcoming SpaceX commercial resupply mission.
"14.02.2017 22:33:42" Timeline Photos The heart-shaped Lago Strobel in southern Argentina was photographed Feb. 6, 2017, and shared from the Expedition 50 crew just in time for #ValentinesDay.
"14.02.2017 21:28:04" blogs.nasa.gov Station Gets New Software and Life Science Gear New software is being installed on the station this week to increase the communications and control of approaching spacecraft. The station is receiving software updates while the astronauts are setting up new life science gear and testing tiny internal satellites.
"14.02.2017 17:35:31" NASA's Johnson Space Center Johnson Space Center Director Ellen Ochoa will be inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. Here are a few scenes from her NASA career which began in 1988.
"14.02.2017 15:35:21" NASA's Johnson Space Center Veteran NASA astronaut Ellen Ochoa, Ph.D., the first Hispanic woman to go to space and 11th director of Johnson Space Center, will be inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. Johnson Space Center Director Ellen Ochoa will be inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. She has flown to space four times including two visits to the space station -- once in 1999 then again in 2002.
"14.02.2017 01:30:00" blogs.nasa.gov Life Science Preps and Software Updates at Station The crew began setting up the station today for a pair of studies that will explore life science. The crew is getting ready for new life science experiments and the station is receiving a software update for its navigation and control systems.
"11.02.2017 18:00:00" The Earth: 4K Extended Edition Can't get enough of Earth? Then watch an extended playback of Ultra High Definition views of Planet Earth here... https://youtu.be/7fYKMCCPh28
"10.02.2017 19:02:13" blogs.nasa.gov Three Spaceships Targeting February and March Launches Three organizations are getting their rockets ready to deliver food, fuel, supplies and new science gear to the crew. The Expedition 50 crew is gearing up for three different spaceships in two months to resupply the International Space Station.
"10.02.2017 14:00:00" Space to Ground: Who Doesn't Enjoy a Good View of Planet Earth... Japan could soon be providing striking high-def Earth views from the station. NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson also celebrated her birthday in space this week!
"10.02.2017 01:17:10" Photos from International Space Station's post The first SpaceX CRS-1 mission lifted off Oct. 7, 2012. Astronauts Suni Williams and Aki Hoshide captured Dragon 2-1/2 days later. http://go.nasa.gov/2kxWmPu
"09.02.2017 20:45:51" blogs.nasa.gov Next Dragon Launch Set, Crew Tests Tiny Satellites Dragon will be loaded with advanced space science and will launch atop a Falcon 9 rocket from Kennedy Space Center. SpaceX announces Dragon will launch no earlier than Feb. 18 to the station. Astronaut Shane Kimbrough also tests a pair of tiny internal satellites.
"09.02.2017 18:27:00" Can You Eat Hot Foods or is Everything in a Packet? NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson answered questions today from Weslaco ISD students in Texas about eating and drinking in space.
"09.02.2017 16:50:09" NASA JSC Education Only 30 minutes until the LIVE education downlink event with NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson & Weslaco ISD students in Texas!
Tune into NASA TV to watch: www.nasa.gov/ntv Watch NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson talk to Texas students today live from the station at 11:05 a.m. CT. https://www.nasa.gov/nasatv
"09.02.2017 01:30:01" Timeline Photos Watch NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson speak live Thursday to students from Weslaco ISD in Texas at 11:05 a.m CST on NASA TV. https://www.nasa.gov/ntv
"08.02.2017 18:26:13" blogs.nasa.gov Dragon Training and Brain Imaging for Astronauts Dragon is targeted to liftoff mid-February atop a Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center. The astronauts trained today for the capture of the SpaceX Dragon and studied how the brain adapts to outer space.
"08.02.2017 01:15:00" Timeline Photos A soccer ball originally packed onto space shuttle Challenger in 1986 is now orbiting the Earth on board the International Space Station, 31 years later. More details... https://flic.kr/p/RGkgxW
"07.02.2017 21:51:58" NASA JSC Education Be sure to tune into NASA TV this Thursday, February 9th, at 11:05am (CT) to see NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson speak live to students from Weslaco ISD in Weslaco, Texas! www.nasa.gov/ntv
Fun fact: Thursday also happens to be Peggy's birthday! NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson speaks live to students from Weslaco, Texas! Watch live on NASA TV Thursday at 11:05 a.m. CST. https://www.nasa.gov/ntv
Fun fact: Thursday also happens to be Peggy's birthday!
"07.02.2017 18:57:04" blogs.nasa.gov Station Prepped for Science Gear from Japan and SpaceX NASA is hosting a media teleconference Wednesday at 3 p.m. EST highlighting new experiments being delivered aboard Dragon. A new high-definition Earth observation video camera will soon be installed as the crew gets ready for the next SpaceX Dragon mission.
"07.02.2017 01:45:00" blogs.nasa.gov White Stork Deorbits and Crew Preps for Dragon Japan's Kounotori, or “White Stork,” HTV-6 resupply ship completed its mission Sunday morning just over a week after its release from the International Space Station. The HTV-6 fired its engines for the last time sending it into Earth's atmosphere for a Japan's HTV-6 fired its engines for the last time Sunday sending it into Earth's atmosphere. The crew is now planning for the arrival of the SpaceX Dragon later in February
"06.02.2017 14:00:00" nasa.gov Progress Underway for First Commercial Airlock on Space Station NASA anticipates the airlock will launch on a commercial resupply mission for integration in 2019, NASA has accepted a proposal from NanoRacks to develop the first commercially funded airlock on the space station.
"06.02.2017 03:56:56" Timeline Photos History made once again in Houston, Texas. Congrats New England Patriots! Here's a look at NRG stadium from space. #SuperBowlSunday #SB51
"06.02.2017 01:07:53" Timeline Photos At halftime, the space station has traveled more than 26,000 miles so far during the game. #SuperBowlSunday #SB51 #SpaceBowl
"05.02.2017 23:00:00" Photos from International Space Station's post The Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots are about to face off in Houston, the home city of astronauts. Here's what the teams' home cities look like from space. #SuperBowlSunday #SB51 #SpaceBowl
"05.02.2017 21:50:17" NFL on FOX This is so cool. The guys talk with NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Shane Kimbrough & Peggy Whitson while they're up in space! #SB51 NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson and Shane Kimbrough joined the #SB51 pregame show from the space station 250 miles above. #SuperBowlSunday #SpaceBowl
"05.02.2017 20:30:50" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration See all the Super Bowl Championship Cities from space. Good luck to both teams this #SuperBowlSunday: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/albums/72157676341452524 #SB51
"05.02.2017 19:55:18" Timeline Photos Astronauts have compared egressing the airlock for a spacewalk to running through the tunnel onto the field. You have a moment to focus. Then it's time to put the training to work! #SuperBowlSunday #SB51 #SpaceBowl
"05.02.2017 19:15:22" Timeline Photos Whether they're counting down to kickoff or to liftoff, athletes and astronauts alike have many preparations to complete before the big launch or game.
"04.02.2017 01:45:00" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Study New SkinSuit and New Lights The station provides the laboratory environment to explore how the human body reacts when exposed to microgravity. The crew studied the new SkinSuit and explored new lights to help NASA plan longer human missions farther out into space.
"03.02.2017 23:30:00" It's Game Time! It's down to the last 2 NFL teams: the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots. They're preparing to go head to head in the city astronauts call home, Houston, site of #SB51. Mission control can send TV up to the space station crew in their free time, so
"03.02.2017 22:46:41" NASA's Orion Spacecraft It would take a football 166 days to get to the moon, we'll do it in 4 days! #SpaceBowl #SB51
"03.02.2017 21:44:59" NASA's Orion Spacecraft At an average 1.25miles / game a wide receiver would reach the moon in 191,200 games. #SpaceBowl #SB51
"03.02.2017 21:43:37" NASA's Space Launch System The next configuration of SLS will go to the proving ground, which will be a touchdown for gaining experience and developing capabilities for NASA's journey to Mars. More on that mission: http://go.nasa.gov/2gPMgIH #SpaceBowl #SB51
"03.02.2017 18:04:13" NASA's Space Launch System We're making a big play with NASA's Orion Spacecraft in 2018 for our first mission! During this flight, currently designated Exploration Mission-1 (EM-1), Orion will travel thousands of miles beyond the moon over the course of about a three-week mission.
"03.02.2017 18:02:03" NASA's Orion Spacecraft 4625 footballs can fit in Orion. Enough for 192 @NFL games! #SpaceBowl #SB51
"03.02.2017 17:05:23" Zero-G Hail Mary Pass In honor of the big game, astronauts attempt to see just how far you can throw a football in zero-G. #SpaceBowl
"03.02.2017 16:47:12" blogs.nasa.gov NASA, Orbital ATK Target March 19 Launch to Station Orbital ATK has contracted with ULA for an Atlas V rocket for the mission. NASA, Orbital ATK and United Launch Alliance are targeting launch of Orbital ATK's seventh commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station on March 19.
"03.02.2017 14:00:00" Space to Ground: Science Touchdown: 2/3/2017 The crew gets to watch the Super Bowl this weekend after opening up BEAM and testing the control of a robot on Earth from space during the week.
"02.02.2017 23:52:43" blogs.nasa.gov BEAM Opens for Tests, Crew Checks Body Shape Astronaut Peggy Whitson installed sensors inside BEAM, the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module. BEAM was opened for a short time Thursday and the crew explored how the body changes shape in space.
"02.02.2017 21:56:42" International Space Station Houston, we have a problem – there are too many questions about Mission Control. Luckily, Flight Director Mary Lawrence is here to answer as many as she can before her shift starts. Like players on a field, all the different consoles in Mission Control play different positions. The Flight Director is most like a coach, and the CAPCOM is most like the quarterback. Learn more about their roles! #SpaceBowl
"02.02.2017 18:15:35" Yahoo Sports NASA let a 340-pound former NFL tackle take its one-of-a-kind MRV space car out for a spin at NASA's Johnson Space Center. What could possibly go wrong? Our Modular Robotic Vehicle (MRV) tests wheels that can drive in any direction to help us weave in and out of obstacles during planetary exploration just like players weave in and out of opponents on the field. #SpaceBowl
"02.02.2017 18:09:03" Yahoo Sports We asked these NASA astronauts to give us their Super Bowl picks from space.
"02.02.2017 18:00:00" How Do Astronauts Stay In Touch with Earth? Mission Control is home to many different players in many different positions that support the astronauts while they're out on the field. Communication is important, but how exactly do they stay in touch? #SpaceBowl
"01.02.2017 19:00:05" Timeline Photos How would NFL players do if they played football on the moon? ESPN Sport Science explores the effects of less gravity at 3 p.m. ET on NFL on ESPN .
"01.02.2017 17:35:04" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Welcome Super Bowl Fans and Explore Gut Microbes The astronauts explored how the immune system adapts in outer space by collecting their biological samples for the Multi-Omics study. As NASA and the city of Houston welcome Super Bowl fans, the Expedition 50 crew studied gut microbes and explored removing space debris.
"01.02.2017 16:08:42" NASA's Johnson Space Center NASA astronauts and football fans Peggy Whitson and Shane Kimbrough called down to Houston today from the International Space Station. NASA is participating in Houston Super Bowl 51 festivities this week. #SpaceBowl
"01.02.2017 14:28:18" LIVE: From aboard the space station 250 miles above, astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson talk to media and social media influencers at the #SpaceBowl #NASASocial event in Houston, the city astronauts call home and the site of #SB51.
"01.02.2017 01:15:00" blogs.nasa.gov Russian Space Freighter Leaves Station | Space Station After more than six months at the station it will burn up harmlessly over the Pacific Ocean. A Russian space freighter undocked from the station at 9:25 a.m. EST today leaving two Soyuz spaceships docked.
"01.02.2017 00:02:17" Referee Robonaut: Football Signals Can you guess the football signals Robonaut is doing? #SpaceBowl
He's designed to perform complex tasks and use the same tools astronauts use. Working side by side with humans, or going where the risks are too great for people, Robonauts expand our
"31.01.2017 14:00:03" Photos from International Space Station's post On NASA's Day of Remembrance we pause to commemorate the crews of STS-107, STS-51L and Apollo I and others who lost their lives furthering the cause of exploration. #NASARemembers
"30.01.2017 17:31:15" blogs.nasa.gov Scientists Study Crew Adapting to New Tech Astronauts interacting with new technologies may influence the design of future spaceships, spacesuits and habitats. Astronauts will have to learn how to operate new spacecraft and adjust to planetary surfaces.
"30.01.2017 16:22:39" Astronaut Tailgating: Space Queso Because it's scientifically proven that you can't survive in space for 6 months without queso, astronauts created space food versions of classic tailgating dishes. #SpaceBowl
"29.01.2017 21:30:11" International Space Station With only 1 minute but an unlimited number of questions, can you find out what it's really like to live on the International Space Station? Let's find out with NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman! Astronauts have to practice like they play! That's why we have full scale mockups of the space station for training in our Space Vehicle Mockup Facility. Watch for a look at their practice field. #SpaceBowl
"27.01.2017 19:38:35" NASA's Johnson Space Center NASA: Improving Your Game! Learn more about other NASA technologies in your life, on and off the field: https://spinoff.nasa.gov/ #SpaceBowl
"27.01.2017 19:04:24" Space to Ground: Flying a Space KITE: 1/27/2017 Japan's HTV-6 cargo craft was released today and will stay in space a few more days conducting science with a space KITE.
"27.01.2017 16:17:07" Sixth Japanese HTV Cargo Ship Leaves Station Astronauts Thomas Pesquet and Shane Kimbrough commanded Canada's robotic arm to release Japan's HTV-6 resupply ship at 10:46 a.m. EST (3:46 p.m. GMT) today.
"27.01.2017 15:06:14" nasa.gov Watch Japanese Cargo Ship Depart On NASA TV Now Japan's Kounotori is due to depart the station today at 10:30 a.m. EST (3:30 p.m. GMT). Live now on NASA TV, watch live coverage of Japan's HTV-6 cargo ship as it departs the station on the 100th day of NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough's mission.
"27.01.2017 14:00:02" nasa.gov NASA TV Broadcasts Japanese Cargo Ship Departure Live coverage of the departure of Japan's resupply ship begins today at 10 a.m. EST (3 p.m. GMT) on NASA Television.
"27.01.2017 02:00:00" Timeline Photos There's never really an off season when it comes to taking care of your body, as an athlete or an astronaut. Learn more about the similarities between spaceflight and football: nasa.gov/football #SpaceBowl
"27.01.2017 00:00:00" Photos from International Space Station's post Watch Japan's HTV-6 cargo craft leave the station Friday live on NASA TV at 10 a.m. EST (3 p.m. GMT). http://go.nasa.gov/2kpzFuG
"26.01.2017 23:29:53" Catching Zs in Microgravity Sleepy? You aren't the only one. Check out our latest infographic to learn more about how we study astronaut sleep patterns aboard the space station, and how it could help shift workers back on Earth. http://go.nasa.gov/2k6SC7A
"26.01.2017 23:00:00" Timeline Photos Maintaining physical fitness isn't just important for athletes, it's important for astronauts too! Whatever your mission is, learn how to get in top shape with this NASA JSC Education activity: http://go.nasa.gov/2jQSx5p #SpaceBowl
"26.01.2017 18:42:27" Exercise Aboard The Space Station Exercise is a key component of football players' preparation for the Big Game. See how it's key to astronaut health in space. #SpaceBowl http://go.nasa.gov/1RbmmaB
"26.01.2017 17:47:24" blogs.nasa.gov Spaceship Ready for Release as Crew Studies Vision The Kounotori HTV-6 resupply ship is being disconnected from space station systems today. Japan's sixth cargo craft is ready for Friday's release. The crew also participated in ultrasound eye scans to learn how space affects vision.
"26.01.2017 01:35:01" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Checks Eyes after Japanese Cargo Ship Packed The eye exams help astronauts maintain good vision and help researchers understand the effects of space on eyesight. The Japanese HTV-6 resupply ship is packed for a Friday release and more eye exams were on the crew's timeline today.
"25.01.2017 22:00:02" Timeline Photos #SpotTheStation while you're in Houston or anywhere you're watching #SB51! Get alerts about sightings: https://spotthestation.nasa.gov/ #SpaceBowl
"25.01.2017 21:53:34" NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Practicing #SB51 football skills with Thomas Pesquet and Shane Kimbrough. I got a bit worried when Shane yelled "go long”. Here are five things space and football have in common: Exercise; Nutrition; Communication; Innovative Technology; and Teamwork.
"25.01.2017 17:46:29" Timeline Photos Mission Control can send TV up to the space station crew to enjoy in their free time just like us! #SpaceBowl #SB51 nasa.gov/football
"25.01.2017 17:38:29" NASA Astronaut Randy "Komrade" Bresnik Are you ready for #SB51? #AstroButch introducing “Newton's Laws of Motion” to Leland Melvin at 17,500 MPH! 'Scorch' Hobaugh, 'Butch' Wilmore, Mike Foreman, and Bobby Satcher in action where our STS-129 'endzone' was our planet Earth, after 11 days in
"25.01.2017 16:20:36" Timeline Photos The space station is 357 ft long. That's almost equivalent to the length of a football field including the end zones (360 ft). #SpaceBowl
"25.01.2017 15:10:00" nasa.gov NASA Meets the Big Game: Five Things Space and Football Have in Common As Super Bowl LI in Houston approaches and players, coaches and a host of personnel behind the scenes prepare for the big game in Space City, NASA remains on the cutting edge of human space exploration, setting its sights on the journey to Mars. A football player's journey to the end zone has a lot more in common to space exploration than one might think! Here are 5 similarities. #SpaceBowl
"25.01.2017 14:00:42" Timeline Photos Questions for NASA Astronaut Randy "Komrade" Bresnik, Italian Astronaut Paolo Nespoli, and Cosmonaut Sergey Ryazanskiy? Send them in with #askNASA! Watch their news conference at 2 p.m. ET today on NASA TV: nasa.gov/ntv
"24.01.2017 18:34:36" blogs.nasa.gov Fluid Studies Today Benefit Astronauts and Kids The crew explored a variety of space phenomena today to improve life for humans and stimulate children's curiosity. Astronauts are helping scientists understand how fluids behave not just in spacecraft fuel tanks but also inside an astronaut's body.
"24.01.2017 15:00:01" Timeline Photos Questions for the upcoming Expedition 52/53 crew? Send them in with #askNASA! More about their news conference: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-hosts-news-conference-interviews-with-next-space-station-crew
"23.01.2017 18:23:47" blogs.nasa.gov Japanese Cargo Ship Set to Leave Friday The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency is getting ready to complete its sixth cargo mission to the station. Mission controllers are preparing to release Japan's Kounotori cargo ship from the station at the end of the week.
"21.01.2017 20:00:44" Countdown To Houston It's down to the Green Bay Packers, Atlanta Falcons, The Pittsburgh Steelers, and New England Patriots. The astronauts living aboard the space station can watch TV during their down time just like us!
"21.01.2017 17:40:00" Seven Spacewalks for Peggy Whitson NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson completed her seventh spacewalk on Jan. 6, 2017. Here are scenes from each of her seven spacewalks.
"21.01.2017 16:08:24" NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Gelatin in space! Looks a bit like a tadpole when it is floating around, but I promise it was a tasty treat for us on the International Space Station. The food lab prepared drink bags with gelatin mix inside, and I made gelatin for the crew. It is very
"20.01.2017 21:11:16" International Space Station The International Space Station is pictured from space shuttle Atlantis as the shuttle approached the station during rendezvous and docking operations on May 16, 2010.
"20.01.2017 20:30:48" International Space Station's cover photo
"20.01.2017 19:16:12" NASA's Kennedy Space Center NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson initiated the next round of crops being grown aboard the International Space Station today. For the first time, a Chinese cabbage variety named Tokyo Bekana will be grown in space. The cabbage was chosen as a good candidate,
"20.01.2017 18:25:25" Space to Ground: Satellites Away!: 1/20/17 Six small satellites shot away from the station this week as the crew studied liquids to improve water and fuel systems in space.
"20.01.2017 17:04:04" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Improving Space Science Productivity The Expedition 50 crew is also continuing to explore how long-term space flight affects eyesight. A pair of astronauts worked on improving the communication capabilities of science gear allowing more research to be conducted on orbit.
"20.01.2017 15:51:18" Timeline Photos Follow NASA Astronaut Randy "Komrade" Bresnik as he prepares for his upcoming mission to the space station as part of the Expedition 52/53 crew! #FollowFriday
"19.01.2017 19:15:38" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Studies How Space Affects Eyesight Microgravity causes a headward fluid shift that may be causing pressure behind astronauts' eyes. The crew is investigating vision changes and eye damage some astronauts have experienced after living in space.
"19.01.2017 17:51:03" Now's the Time for Science in Space It's easier than ever for researchers to get their experiments on the space station. Chief scientist Dr. Julie Robinson says scientists from nearly 100 countries have done research as station access and funding have opened up.
"18.01.2017 23:20:30" NASA JSC Education Tune into NASA TV tomorrow, January 19 at 9:25am (CT) to see students hosted at Iowa Public Television in Johnston, IA talk to NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson!
Fourth grade students from Mt Ayr Elementary School and Oskaloosa Elementary School will be
"18.01.2017 18:31:00" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Switches to Human Research after Spacewalks The Expedition 50 crew is moving full-speed ahead with advanced space research this week. The orbital residents checked out science gear and studied the impacts of living in space today.
"18.01.2017 17:15:39" Spacewalker Watches Sunrise In 2009, NASA Astronaut Randy "Komrade" Bresnik captured this sunrise during a spacewalk at the International Space Station. He will visit the station again later this year.
"18.01.2017 17:01:59" Commercial Crew 2017 Children's Artwork Calendar The space station crew is enjoying NASA Commercial Crew Program's 2017 Children's Artwork Calendar! It includes submissions from children ages 4 to 12 all around the world. Download your own here:
"17.01.2017 20:29:05" NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson #Science is fun, especially when you are part of it! Being weightless in free fall, a thin string can easily redirect you. In this video I am demonstrating the difference between mass and weight using the interaction force applied by a string. Students
"16.01.2017 22:30:00" Timeline Photos MEDIA: Don't miss our pre-Super Bowl event at NASA's Johnson Space Center on Feb. 1! Apply to secure your spot by Jan. 27: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-invites-media-to-pre-super-bowl-event-at-johnson-space-center
"16.01.2017 21:45:02" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASA Administrator Charles Bolden reflects on the life and legacy of Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon: http://go.nasa.gov/2izRRzA
"16.01.2017 21:30:00" NASA Celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Today, we honor the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. and our commitment to diversity. Watch: http://go.nasa.gov/2iDTUWG #MLKDay
"16.01.2017 20:13:43" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration We are saddened by the loss of retired NASA astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon. http://go.nasa.gov/2iEJJBh
"16.01.2017 19:46:04" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Today, we honor the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. and our commitment to diversity. Watch: http://go.nasa.gov/2iDTdN3
"14.01.2017 17:20:31" #ICYMI: Spacewalkers Wrap up Power Upgrades #ICYMI: The second spacewalk of 2017 saw two astronauts hook up new gear to improve the space station's power systems.
"14.01.2017 15:36:03" Space to Ground: A Recharging Spacewalk!: 01/13/2017 A pair of spacewalkers and robotics controllers continued working this week to recharge the space station's power systems.
"13.01.2017 18:06:57" blogs.nasa.gov Second Spacewalk of 2017 Successfully Complete This was the fourth career spacewalk for Shane Kimbrough and the first for Thomas Pesquet. Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet concluded their 5-hour, 58 minute spacewalk at 12:20 p.m. EST today.
"13.01.2017 15:46:02" Live: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet preform sp... LIVE: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet perform spacewalk to upgrade the space station's power system.
"13.01.2017 11:25:47" LIVE: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet perform sp... LIVE: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet perform spacewalk to upgrade the space station's power system.
"13.01.2017 10:42:20" blogs.nasa.gov Live Spacewalk Coverage Now on NASA TV This will be the 197th spacewalk in support of space station assembly and maintenance. Watch NASA TV now as astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet begin a spacewalk around 7 a.m. EST (12 p.m. GMT) today.
"12.01.2017 18:30:09" blogs.nasa.gov Second Power Upgrade Spacewalk Starts Friday Morning The spacewalkers will wrap up power maintenance work to connect new lithium-ion batteries and install adapter plates. Two astronauts are ready for their mission's second spacewalk that starts Friday at 7 a.m. EST (12 p.m. GMT).
"11.01.2017 23:18:26" NASA Commercial Crew Program Outfitted just like its spacefaring counterpart, the Boeing Mission Simulator will be an important training tool for astronauts and crew preparing to fly #Boeing's #Starliner on missions to the International Space Station for NASA Commercial Crew Program.
"11.01.2017 21:00:00" Try This: Spacesuit Gloves The upcoming Jan. 13 spacewalk will require many meticulous tasks to upgrade the space station's power system. Just how hard is it to work in those spacesuit gloves? Our interns give it a try!
"11.01.2017 18:38:33" blogs.nasa.gov U.S. and French Astronauts Prep for Friday Spacewalk The spacewalking duo are partnering up today with astronaut Peggy Whitson to review Friday morning's spacewalk. Astronauts Shane Kimbrough from the U.S. and Thomas Pesquet from France will conduct a spacewalk on Friday.
"11.01.2017 15:54:52" EVERYWEAR in Space Space station astronauts watch their health while in space just like we do on Earth, but the wrist-worn technology they use in orbit is different from yours and mine.
"10.01.2017 17:00:00" blogs.nasa.gov Next Cygnus Mission to Station Set for March | Space Station OA-7 will mark Orbital ATK's seventh cargo delivery mission for NASA under its Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) -1 contract. The Cygnus cargo craft from Orbital ATK is set for launch March 16 to the International Space Station.
"10.01.2017 16:00:00" Everything About Mission Control Houston Houston, we have a problem – there are too many questions about Mission Control. Luckily, Flight Director Mary Lawrence is here to answer as many as she can before her shift starts.
"09.01.2017 18:56:25" blogs.nasa.gov Second Spacewalk Sets Stage for Upcoming Cargo Missions Second Spacewalk Sets Stage for Upcoming Cargo Missions Posted on January 9, 2017 at 1:47 pm by Mark Garcia. Leave a reply Astronaut Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency is suited up for a dry run of this Friday's upcoming spacewalk. The six-member The crew is taking the day off before Friday's spacewalk. Meanwhile, two cargo ships are due to depart at the end of the month.
"09.01.2017 18:24:44" NASA JSC Education Tune into NASA TV bright and early tomorrow morning at 8am (CT) to watch astronaut Shane Kimbrough chat live with students at The Lovett School in Atlanta, Georgia! www.nasa.gov/ntv
"09.01.2017 16:02:11" Timeline Photos Want a behind the scenes NASA tour ahead of Super Bowl LI? Only 1 hour left to apply to our Feb. 1 #NASASocial in Houston! Application closes at noon ET: http://go.nasa.gov/2i6BD1J
"09.01.2017 14:14:34" Timeline Photos Want a behind the scenes NASA tour while you're in Space City for Super Bowl LI? Today's the last day to apply to our Feb. 1 #NASASocial! http://go.nasa.gov/2i6BD1J
"06.01.2017 19:15:09" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Complete First of Two Power Upgrade Spacewalks Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet will conduct the next spacewalk on Friday, Jan. 13. Two astronauts finished a spacewalk at 1:55 p.m. EST today. The duo installed adapter plates and hooked up connections for new lithium-ion batteries.
"06.01.2017 18:00:00" Space to Ground: A Powerful Spacewalk: 1/6/2017 Nothing like robots and spacewalks to get the New Year started.
"06.01.2017 17:42:07" LIVE NOW: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson perform... LIVE NOW: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson perform spacewalk to upgrade the space station's power system
"06.01.2017 16:19:50" LIVE NOW: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson perform... LIVE NOW: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson perform spacewalk to upgrade the space station's power system.
"06.01.2017 12:31:18" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Begin First of Two Power Upgrade Spacewalks Spacewalkers Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson are installing adapter plates and hook up electrical connections. Two astronauts began their spacewalk today at 7:23 a.m. EST to upgrade station power systems.
"06.01.2017 12:00:06" LIVE NOW: NASA Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson perform spacewalk to upgrade the space station's power system.
"06.01.2017 10:33:15" blogs.nasa.gov Watch Spacewalk Live on NASA TV Now This will be the 196th spacewalk in support of space station assembly and maintenance. Watch NASA TV now as astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson get ready to begin a spacewalk at about 7 a.m. EST (12 p.m. GMT) today.
"05.01.2017 21:35:48" Spacewalk to Upgrade Station Power Systems Two spacewalkers are going outside Friday morning to continue the upgrade of space station power systems.
"05.01.2017 17:27:14" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Wrap Up Preps for Friday Spacewalk Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson will stow and replace power gear during the 6.5 hour spacewalk. Two Expedition 50 astronauts are in final preparations for the first of two power maintenance spacewalks that starts Friday at 7 a.m. EST.
"04.01.2017 20:12:48" #AskNASA Spacewalk Briefing Hi Andrei Tchentchik we answered your question today via #AskNASA about Friday's upcoming power upgrade spacewalk, "What will happen with the old batteries?"
"04.01.2017 17:58:01" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Getting Ready for Friday Spacewalk Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Peggy Whitson will step outside for the first power maintenance spacewalk Friday at 7 a.m. EST. The crew is getting ready for a pair of spacewalks scheduled for this Friday and next Friday to upgrade the station's power system.
"04.01.2017 16:00:01" Timeline Photos Questions about upcoming spacewalks? Comment below for a chance to have them answered live today! More info: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-preps-for-space-station-power-upgrade-spacewalks-live-nasa-tv-coverage
"04.01.2017 01:35:00" nasa.gov NASA Preps for Space Station Power Upgrade Spacewalks Expedition 50 astronauts will venture outside the station at 7 a.m. EST Jan. 6 and 13 for a pair of spacewalks. Station managers will talk on NASA TV Wednesday at 2 p.m. EST about a pair of upcoming spacewalks to upgrade power systems.
"03.01.2017 20:00:01" Timeline Photos Already dreaming of your next getaway? Apply to our Feb. 1 #NASASocial today for a behind the scenes tour leading up to Super Bowl LI: http://go.nasa.gov/2i6BD1J
"03.01.2017 16:52:53" blogs.nasa.gov Robotics Work Starts Station Power Upgrade Before Spacewalks A briefing to preview the spacewalks and review the robotics work will be broadcast on NASA TV Wednesday, Jan. 4 at 2 p.m. ET. Weekend robotics work has completed the first part of a station power upgrade. A pair of spacewalk beginning Friday will finish the final part.
"03.01.2017 14:54:55" Timeline Photos Questions about upcoming spacewalks? Comment below! More info: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-preps-for-space-station-power-upgrade-spacewalks-live-nasa-tv-coverage
"01.01.2017 00:14:35" Timeline Photos Happy #NewYearsEve from NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson, Shane Kimbrough, Thomas Pesquet, and the whole space station crew!
"31.12.2016 00:00:00" Space Station Mannequin Challenge Before the end of 2016, the #MannequinChallenge made it all the way up to the space station! Thanks for taking it to new heights Thomas Pesquet.
"30.12.2016 21:15:48" Thomas Pesquet Au menu de ce soir, burger maison ! La recette de ma version spatiale : des tortillas, des galettes de bœuf réhydratées, les derniers oignons frais qu'il nous reste du ravitaillement de l'HTV-6, une feuille de laitue (cultivée dans la Station spatiale
"30.12.2016 19:37:42" Piers Sellers: 1955 – 2016 In an interview from July 2016, Piers Sellers shares the dreams that led him to become an astronaut and his hopes for future exploration. A veteran of three spaceflights and a renowned climate scientist, Sellers died on Dec. 23 at the age of 61.
"30.12.2016 16:28:52" Thomas Pesquet On Sunday we generally have a day off with the crew and we often have a bit of fun in microgravity. We got the whole International Space Station crew together and took the #MannequinChallenge to new heights. The result is kind of sci-fi spooky don't you
"29.12.2016 20:54:47" media.giphy.com gph.is We're drafting a stellar team for all things space, football, and social media! Apply to our Feb. 1 #NASASocial in Houston: go.nasa.gov/2i6BD1J
"29.12.2016 16:00:00" Jeff's Earth: A View From Above As our pale blue dot rounds off another revolution around the sun, NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams shares his view from above. Don't leave 2016 behind without taking a few minutes to admire our breathtaking planet in all its glory!
"28.12.2016 20:00:00" Timeline Photos Super Bowl LI is about to touchdown in Space City! Don't miss a behind-the-scenes tour during our Feb. 1 #NASASocial event in Houston. Apply today: http://go.nasa.gov/2i6BD1J
"28.12.2016 16:07:42" Space Sniffer Electronic Nose analyzes the atmosphere inside the space station to provide rapid, advanced warning of potential contaminant build-up.
"27.12.2016 21:00:00" Timeline Photos In case you missed it over the holidays: Our Feb. 1 #NASASocial event in Houston is the place to be for all things football, space, and social media! Apply today: http://go.nasa.gov/2i6BD1J
"27.12.2016 16:05:00" History of Mission Control Space station flight controllers recently moved into an upgraded facility at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston. Take a look back at the flight control rooms and their uses over the years.
"25.12.2016 00:59:06" Photos from International Space Station's post All six members of the international crew celebrated the holidays together with a festive meal!
"23.12.2016 23:44:39" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration "Today we lost a tremendous public servant who was dedicated to NASA, the nation and the world." #RIP Piers Sellers: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-administrator-remembers-nasa-scientist-astronaut-piers-sellers
"23.12.2016 21:00:00" Photos from International Space Station's post Holiday greetings from space station resident NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson:
Can't believe that Thanksgiving is past and it is almost Christmas! I managed to find my Christmas socks and wanted to wish all of you the very best from the best view
"23.12.2016 17:18:42" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Heads into Christmas Weekend with Spacewalk Preps The international crew will share a Christmas meal, enjoy a light-duty weekend and take Dec. 26 off. The six-member Expedition 50 crew from France, Russia and the U.S. is heading into the holiday weekend with spacesuit checks and eye studies.
"23.12.2016 16:00:01" Timeline Photos Georgia Tech alum and space station commander Shane Kimbrough caught up with his alma mater to talk about how he won't be home for the holidays but he'll get to celebrate Christmas twice!
"23.12.2016 01:45:00" Space to Ground: 2016: A Space Expedition: 12/22/2016 2016 was an incredible year on the station with tons of launches, spacewalks and out of this world science.
"22.12.2016 21:30:00" Photos from International Space Station's post A day in the life of the Expedition 50 crew members as they work, perform science and share meals in space.
"22.12.2016 18:15:50" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Study How Lack of Gravity Impacts Muscles The crew wrapped up part of a muscle research program today while continuing other experiments to study the effects of living in space. Scientists want to understand how the lack of gravity impacts muscles that aren't used due to living in space.
"22.12.2016 01:53:24" Timeline Photos Passionate about all things space, football and social media? Apply now for our Feb. 1 #NASASocial event in Houston: go.nasa.gov/2i2s83J
"21.12.2016 19:15:00" blogs.nasa.gov Muscle Research and Space Emergency Drill for Crew Three crew members also practiced a medical emergency drill. The Expedition 50 crew is exploring a wide variety of phenomena today to understand the effects of living and working in space.
"21.12.2016 18:09:23" NASA Space Science Investigations: Plant Growth Feed your brain while you're staring at your screens over the holiday break. Check out our new NASA Space Science Investigations: Plant Growth app!
For Apple devices: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/space-science-investigations/id1131254597?mt=8
"20.12.2016 20:48:31" blogs.nasa.gov Human Research and Emergency Drill Week Before Christmas The astronauts also checked out fluids and combustion science gear and practiced an emergency escape drill. The Expedition 50 crew from France, Russia and the United States is heading into the holidays with a muscle study and Earth observations today.
"20.12.2016 16:18:24" Happy Holidays From The Space Station! Space station crewmembers NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson, Shane Kimbrough, and Thomas Pesquet wish the people of Earth happy holidays from 250 miles above!
"19.12.2016 16:00:00" Top 16 Earth Images of 2016 Astronauts on the space station take pictures of Earth out their windows nearly every day; over a year that adds up to thousands of photos! NASA's Johnson Space Center's Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit pored through this year's crop to pick the top
"16.12.2016 01:37:00" Space to Ground: Holiday Delivery: 12/15/2016 The Expedition 50 crew received a holiday delivery with 4.5 tons of gear from Japan this week. Also, a space fan wants to know if astronauts wash their clothes in space.
"15.12.2016 18:47:01" blogs.nasa.gov New Japanese Gear Installed, New European Experiment Started European Space Agency Thomas Pesquet astronaut looked at a new method for water recycling in space called AquaMembrane. Commander Shane Kimbrough unpacked gear from the HTV-6 and talked live with students from Massachusetts this morning.
"15.12.2016 15:00:37" Timeline Photos Tune into NASA TV at 10:25 a.m. ET to watch as 2nd & 5th grade students from Nantucket New School in Massachusetts talk to Expedition 50 Commander Shane Kimbrough! www.nasa.gov/ntv
"15.12.2016 01:30:00" Photos from International Space Station's post Check out this high-flying office space the Expedition 50 crew is getting used to!
"14.12.2016 21:28:36" NASA, 4-H Launch Expeditionary Skills For Life NASA, 4-H launch Expeditionary Skills For Life, a curriculum partnership built around 4-H alum NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson's current mission! Learn more: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-4-h-launch-expeditionary-skills-for-life
"14.12.2016 18:43:00" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Begins Unloading Japanese Cargo Ship The hatch to the HTV-6 resupply vehicle was opened Tuesday just a few hours after it arrived. The Expedition 50 crew has begun unloading supplies from the newly-arrived Japanese HTV-6 cargo craft.
"14.12.2016 18:12:38" Space Center Houston Relive the journey of International Space Station expeditions 48 and 49 with the crew this Thursday at Space Center Houston. The astronauts will share their recent space experiences, answer audience questions and sign autographs. Learn more:
"14.12.2016 16:31:20" Veggie Grows Again! Why do we grow plants in space? The lettuce harvested aboard space station is preparing us for long duration missions to places like Mars!
"13.12.2016 21:31:52" NASA JSC Education Tune into NASA TV on Thursday, December 15 at 9:25am Central to watch as 2nd & 5th grade students from Nantucket New School in Massachusetts talk to Expedition 50 Commander Shane Kimbrough...who's currently living on board the International Space Station!
"13.12.2016 16:37:03" Japan's HTV-6 Makes Four Spacecraft Parked at the Station Japan's HTV-6 resupply ship arrived at the space station after a four-day trip, was captured by Canada's robotic arm and installed to the Harmony module.
"13.12.2016 14:24:09" blogs.nasa.gov Japan's HTV-6 Spacecraft Installed on Station The spacecraft's arrival supports the crew members' research off the Earth to benefit the Earth. Japan's HTV-6 cargo craft was installed to the International Space Station today at 8:57 a.m. EST (1:57 p.m. GMT).
"13.12.2016 11:01:40" Two Astronauts Capture Japanese Cargo Craft Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet captured Japan's HTV-6 cargo ship with the Canadarm2 robotic arm today at 5:37am ET while flying over southern Chile. http://go.nasa.gov/2hpPrnY
"13.12.2016 09:33:30" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Ready to Capture Japan's Cargo Ship NASA Television is providing live coverage now at http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv. Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet are preparing to capture Japan's HTV-6 cargo spacecraft today.
"13.12.2016 01:12:45" blogs.nasa.gov Watch NASA TV to See Japanese Spaceship Arrival The HTV-6 is loaded with more than 4.5 tons of supplies, water, spare parts and experiment hardware. Watch NASA TV Tuesday at 4:30am ET to see Japan's HTV-6 cargo craft arrival, capture and installation.
"12.12.2016 19:07:50" blogs.nasa.gov Sixth Japanese Spaceship Arrives Tuesday Morning | Space Station NASA TV will cover the approach and capture events live beginning Tuesday at 4:30 a.m. EST. The crew is getting ready for the arrival of new resupply ship early Tuesday while exploring human research and physics and cleaning spacesuits.
"12.12.2016 16:30:23" LIVE NOW: Astronaut Kate Rubins talks with fellow astronauts about her recent mission to the space station.
From sequencing DNA in space for the first time to spacewalking, ask your questions in the comments! Rubins, Jeff Williams, and Drew Morgan will
"09.12.2016 22:46:58" Space Station Crew Pays Tribute to John Glenn NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson and NASA Astronaut Shane Kimbrough pay tribute to John Glenn, an American hero, from space: https://youtu.be/f_wDJMKSFgY
"09.12.2016 17:45:01" Space to Ground: Cargo on the Way! 12/09/2016 The last cargo delivery of the year has launched and is on its way to the International Space Station. Also, the latest batch of red romaine lettuce has been harvested for the Veggie experiment.
"09.12.2016 15:19:47" Station Cameras Capture Japanese Rocket Launch External cameras on the International Space Station captured the launch of Japan's H-IIB rocket as it orbited over the Tanegashima Space Center today.
"09.12.2016 13:51:53" Japanese Cargo Craft Flying to Station, Arrives Tuesday Japan's H-IIB rocket launched at 8:26 a.m. EST (10:26 p.m. Japan time) today and began a four-day trip to the International Space Station. http://go.nasa.gov/2heoxzt
"09.12.2016 12:08:07" blogs.nasa.gov Japanese Rocket Fueled and Ready for Launch The HTV-6 is loaded with more than 4.5 tons of supplies, water, spare parts and experiment hardware. Japan's HTV-6 cargo ship is ready for a launch today at 8:26 a.m. EST (10:26 p.m. Japan time). Watch NASA TV coverage beginning at 8 a.m.
"09.12.2016 01:00:00" blogs.nasa.gov NASA TV to Broadcast Live Launch of Japanese Rocket to Station Live coverage of the launch will begin at 8 a.m. EST on NASA Television and http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv. Japan is scheduled to launch its HTV-6 cargo craft at 8:26 a.m. EST (10:26 p.m. Japan time) Friday live on NASA TV.
"08.12.2016 21:44:43" NASA's Johnson Space Center Today, the first American to orbit the Earth, NASA astronaut and Ohio Senator John Glenn, passed away. John Glenn's groundbreaking career as an astronaut made him an American hero and an inspiration to people around the globe. View a gallery of John
"08.12.2016 18:19:02" blogs.nasa.gov Japan Ready for Launch as Crew Focuses on Space Research The crew explored human research, botany and fluid physics today. Japan is getting ready to launch its H-IIB rocket Friday at 8:26 a.m. EST to the International Space Station
"07.12.2016 19:24:48" blogs.nasa.gov More Robotics Training as Crew Studies Eye Pressure Flight Engineer Peggy Whitson, who is on her third station mission, spent the entire day researching how microgravity pulls fluids towards the head. The Expedition 50 crew is training for a Japanese cargo ship's arrival Tuesday while studying how living in space affects the human body.
"07.12.2016 18:17:54" Thomas Pesquet Sunrises. We experience 16 sunrises every 24 hours on the International Space Station as it takes us 90 minutes to do a complete orbit of our planet flying at 28 800 km/h. Of course we don't notice most of the sunrises as we are working inside, but every
"06.12.2016 23:53:00" Timeline Photos This non-tropical storm system was captured by Space Station Commander Shane Kimbrough today as the station flew 250 miles over the northeast coast of South America.
"06.12.2016 22:12:17" nasa.gov NASA TV Coverage Set for Japanese Cargo Mission The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency is scheduled to launch its HTV-6 cargo craft at 8:26 a.m. EST (10:26 p.m. Japan time) Friday, Dec. 9 NASA TV will broadcast the Dec. 9 launch of a Japanese cargo ship and its Dec. 13 arrival to the International Space Station.
"06.12.2016 19:31:18" blogs.nasa.gov Artery, Vein Measurements and Robotic Training on Schedule Today The crew took ultrasound scans to help doctors understand and prevent vision changes in astronauts. The crew measured their arteries and veins today and also trained for the arrival of Japan's HTV-6 resupply ship next week.
"06.12.2016 17:06:10" nasa.gov International Partnership with Europe Extended for Station and Orion NASA and ESA (European Space Agency) will continue their international cooperation in space, extending humanity's presence farther into the solar system than ever before. International Space Station partner agencies are extending their participation in the program through at least 2024. ESA - European Space Agency will also provide a second service module for NASA's Orion Spacecraft, the powerhouse that will propel and
"05.12.2016 23:26:30" spinoff.nasa.gov Controlled-Release Fertilizer Takes Root in Fields, Groves Worldwide Astronaut ice cream may be an exotic treat for kids, but for real space explorers, it turns out a fresh, crunchy salad could sometimes really hit the spot. The ability to grow food in space could also prove crucial for longer-duration voyages envisioned NASA helped develop a fertilizer that is used to grow veggies in space and helps reduce pollution on Earth.
"05.12.2016 20:26:01" Available on the App Store Space Science Investigations: Plant Growth on the App Store On Friday, Astronaut Shane Kimbrough cut some of the "Outredgeous" Red Romaine lettuce leaves he nurtured during the past month aboard the space station.
Could you do it? Try your hand at space gardening with our app! Growing food in space will be
"05.12.2016 17:23:35" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Preps for Japanese Cargo Mission The six station residents also worked on two spacesuits and conducted human research experiments. The Expedition 50 crew is getting ready for next week's arrival and capture of Japan's sixth resupply ship, the H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV-6).
"02.12.2016 17:29:34" blogs.nasa.gov Japan Preps Next Cargo Mission The crew also checked out science hardware aimed at studying the effects of fire and heat in space. The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency is getting the last cargo mission of 2016 ready for launch to the space station next week.
"02.12.2016 16:15:00" Space to Ground: 70 Hours of Science: 12/01/2016 A Russian cargo craft was lost shortly after launch Thursday. However, the Expedition 50 crew has good levels of supplies. Meanwhile, the crew studied fluid physics and medical research this week.
"01.12.2016 16:54:20" blogs.nasa.gov Anomaly During Third Stage Operation in Russian Cargo Craft Launch of the ISS Progress 65 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan occurred at 9:51 a.m. EST. An anomaly occurred sometime during the third stage operation after the launch of the Russian Progress 65 cargo craft. As we get updates from Roscosmos, we will provide them.
"01.12.2016 15:50:49" Russian Cargo Craft Lifts Off Toward Station A Russian Progress cargo craft launched on time today and flight controllers are monitoring the status of the spacecraft. http://go.nasa.gov/2gPJIqo
"30.11.2016 22:16:52" Space Station Mockup Tour and Q&A with Astronaut Jack Fischer Space Station mockup tour and Q&A at the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility at NASA's Johnson Space Center with NASA Astronaut Jack “2fish” Fischer who is preparing to launch to the space station!
"30.11.2016 21:03:10" Timeline Photos On Snapchat? Don't miss the "Day in the Life of an Astronaut" story on the NASA account today!
"30.11.2016 16:10:15" nasa.gov NASA TV News Conference, Media Availability with Next Station Crew NASA astronaut Jack Fischer and cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, who are targeted to launch to the International Space Station in March, will participate in a news conference at 2 p.m. EST Wednesday, Nov. 30, at the Tune into NASA TV (www.nasa.gov/ntv) at 2pm ET today to hear from the next crew headed to the space station! Comment below with your questions.
"29.11.2016 17:55:09" blogs.nasa.gov Year-End Cargo Shipments Prepped Amidst Space Research Inside the station, astronaut Peggy Whitson installed aerosol samplers to collect airborne particles for analysis on Earth. The Expedition 50 crew is getting ready to receive a pair of space shipments from Russian and Japan in December.
"28.11.2016 15:01:27" nasa.tumblr.com Want to Send Your Art to the International Space Station?! For children ages 4-12, we're hosting an art contest! Get the details:We are working with Boeing and SpaceX to build human spaceflight systems, like rockets and spacecraft, to take astronauts to the... Kids 4 to 12, get out your art supplies and use your creative imagination to show us the present and future of traveling in space. Your entry could be beamed to the space station! But hurry, the contest ends Nov. 30.
"24.11.2016 20:50:49" Photos from International Space Station's post The six crew members of Expedition 50 celebrate Thanksgiving Day aboard the International Space Station Nov. 24.
"24.11.2016 15:00:00" Happy Thanksgiving! Happy Thanksgiving from the space station crew!
"23.11.2016 21:55:45" Space to Ground: Giving Thanks for a New Crew: 11/23/2016 Six people will be celebrating Thanksgiving in space after last week's arrival of three new crew members. Also, the Cygnus cargo craft will reenter Earth's atmosphere on Sunday.
"23.11.2016 20:09:45" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Heads Into Thanksgiving With Human Research NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson is the most experienced crew member in space right now getting ready to spend her third holiday season on orbit. Six International Space Station crew members are heading in to the Thanksgiving holiday with human research activities and orbital lab maintenance.
"22.11.2016 23:11:26" How to Prepare (Thanksgiving) Food in Space While astronauts aboard the space station are not able to step outside and fire up the turkey fryer, they still celebrate Thanksgiving with a feast of smoked turkey, candied yams, cornbread dressing and many other classic holiday favorites. Learn more
"22.11.2016 18:30:05" blogs.nasa.gov New Crew Begins First Week Aboard Station They joined the Expedition 50 crew Saturday bringing the occupancy of the orbital lab to six humans. Three new crew members are in their first week aboard the station and are getting ready for Thanksgiving in space.
"22.11.2016 17:06:17" BEAM Me Up: Space Habitats Imagine living in a spaceship that arrives in space folded up before expanding. That's exactly the idea behind Bigelow Aerospace's Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM)! While attached to the space station, BEAM will undergo a series of tests to
"21.11.2016 23:32:21" NASA Astromaterials Recent space impact testing is a significant topic of research for Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science! Our Hypervelocity Impact Technology group will contribute to the design of a new shield installation for the International Space Station to How do we ensure the space station is safe from debris? The NASA Astromaterials group at NASA's Johnson Space Center tests for it by crashing a tiny aluminum sphere traveling at 4.26 miles per second into a shield. Scientists perform this test and others
"21.11.2016 21:32:03" Thomas Pesquet The International Space Station is amazing: better than in my best dreams. I wish everybody could get the chance to come up here! https://flic.kr/p/Ndjmu5 Thomas Pesquet posts his first picture from space!
"21.11.2016 20:15:10" We are behind the scenes in the space food lab showing you what astronauts on the space station might eat this Thanksgiving.
"21.11.2016 16:58:21" Timeline Photos Eat like an astronaut this Thanksgiving! Treat your friends and family to an out of this world Thanksgiving with this recipe for cornbread dressing that astronauts on the space station will be able to eat.
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"21.11.2016 13:56:23" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Release Cygnus Space Freighter From Station Astronauts Release Cygnus Space Freighter From Station Posted on November 21, 2016 at 8:44 am by Mark Garcia. Leave a reply The Orbital ATK Cygnus space freighter is seen moments after being released from the grips of the Canadarm2 robotic arm. Credit: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet released the Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft at 8:22 a.m. EST as the space station orbited over the west coast of Colombia.
"20.11.2016 22:01:54" nasa.gov US Cargo Ship Set to Depart Space Station, Live NASA TV Coverage One month after launching from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, Orbital ATK's Cygnus cargo spacecraft is set to leave the International Space Station at 8:20 a.m. EST Monday, Nov. 21. Live coverage of the spacecraft departure will begin at 8 Watch the Orbital ATK Cygnus resupply ship be released and fly away from the station Monday at 8:20 a.m. EST completing it's one-month stay.
"20.11.2016 16:45:00" Welcome Aboard! New Arrivals Makes Six Expedition 50 Crew Members Three new Expedition 50 crew members joined the International Space Station after a two-day ride inside the Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft. Details here.. http://go.nasa.gov/2fGNPry
"19.11.2016 22:16:34" New Trio Arrives to Join Expedition 50 Crew Expedition 50 crew members Peggy Whitson, Oleg Novitskiy and Thomas Pesquet docked to the International Space Station today at 4:58 p.m. EST. http://go.nasa.gov/2fPShBP
"19.11.2016 21:21:29" blogs.nasa.gov Watch New Expedition 50 Trio Dock Today Live coverage of today's activities begins at 4:15 p.m. on NASA TV and the agency's website. The Expedition 50 trio will dock to the space station today at 5:02 p.m. EST.
"18.11.2016 17:45:04" Space to Ground: That's No Moon!: 11/17/2016 The supermoon was seen rising behind the rocket that launched the new Expedition 50 trio this week. Crew member Peggy Whitson is beginning her third space station mission and will be commander for a second time.
"18.11.2016 15:30:00" Go behind-the-scenes with NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson as she documents her pre-launch activities at the Baikonur Cosmodrome with a GoPro.
She is currently en route to the space station and scheduled to dock at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19.
"18.11.2016 01:21:48" Expedition 50 Suits Up and Launches Expedition 50 started the day early heading out to the launch pad, suiting up and finally lifting off on a two-day mission to the International Space Station.
"17.11.2016 21:09:32" Expedition 50 Launches on Two-Day Trip to Station Expedition 50 crew members Peggy Whitson, Thomas Pesquet and Oleg Novistkiy launched today at 3:20 p.m. EST beginning a two-day trip to the International Space Station. http://go.nasa.gov/2eKXK00
"17.11.2016 19:51:43" LIVE LAUNCH COVERAGE: Watch NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson, Oleg Novitskiy of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, and Thomas Pesquet of ESA (European Space Agency) launch for a six-month stay aboard the International Space Station. Liftoff in a Soyuz
"17.11.2016 19:30:11" Live Launch Coverage LIVE LAUNCH COVERAGE: Watch NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson, Oleg Novitskiy of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, and Thomas Pesquet of ESA (European Space Agency) launch for a six-month stay aboard the International Space Station. Liftoff in a Soyuz
"17.11.2016 17:15:44" blogs.nasa.gov New Station Crew Launches Live Today on NASA TV Live coverage of the launch will begin at 2:30 p.m. on NASA Television and the agency's website. Three Expedition 50 crew members are preparing for launch to the International Space Station today at 3:20 p.m. EST.
"17.11.2016 15:30:00" A Moment with Peggy Whitson NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson was born on a farm in Iowa and dreamed of becoming an astronaut. She became the first female commander of the space station in 2007. Today, she is launching to the space station to become the first woman to command the space
"16.11.2016 22:06:24" NASA JSC Education Tune into NASA TV this Friday, November 18, at 11:40am (CT) to watch students from Wheat Ridge High School chat live with NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough! www.nasa.gov/ntv
The students have been studying space in each of the core subjects — science,
"16.11.2016 19:30:00" Expedition 50 Soyuz Rocket Comes Together The Soyuz MS-03 rocket that will launch the Expedition 50 crew to space is assembled then rolled out to its launchpad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
"16.11.2016 19:24:50" BuzzFeed News A view from aboard the International Space Station, courtesy of NASA. Expedition 50 begins Nov. 17 at 2:30pm ET with the launch of new astronauts to the ISS. http://go.nasa.gov/2eGKJ7j
"16.11.2016 17:55:49" blogs.nasa.gov Rocket Blessed Before Launch, Cygnus Prepped for Departure An Orthodox priest performed the traditional blessing of the Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft today. The Soyuz rocket that will launch three new crew members to space was blessed at its launch pad today. Back in space, the Cygnus cargo craft was prepared for its release early next week.
"16.11.2016 01:30:00" blogs.nasa.gov New Crews Announced Before Next Crew Launches New space station crews were officially announced today that will launch to the station in 2017. NASA announced today the crew members chosen to launch on four upcoming missions to the International Space Station while another crew is two days away from launching to the orbital complex.
"15.11.2016 22:23:52" Supermoon over Baikonur At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, the supermoon rises above the launch pad at Launch Complex 1 Nov. 14, where the Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft stands poised to liftoff following its transport to the pad for final pre-launch preparations. A supermoon
"15.11.2016 21:00:00" 5 Things You Didn't Know About Astronaut Peggy Whitson From selling chickens to proving her professors wrong, here are 5 things NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson hasn't shared with us until now! Whitson and her crew are preparing to launch to the space station on Nov. 17.
"14.11.2016 18:45:00" blogs.nasa.gov Soyuz Rocket Rolls Out for Thursday Crew Launch Two veteran space travelers and a space newcomer are in Kazakhstan getting ready for their mission in space. The rocket that will launch the next crew to the International Space Station rolled out to its launch pad today at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
"14.11.2016 16:05:59" Photos from International Space Station's post The supermoon is seen rising behind the Soyuz rocket that will launch the next crew to the International Space Station from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on Nov. 17.
"11.11.2016 20:01:56" Expedition 50/51 Crew Prepares For Launch At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Expedition 50/51 Soyuz Commander Oleg Novitskiy of Roscosmos and Flight Engineers NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson and Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency (ESA) participated in a variety of activities Nov.
"11.11.2016 16:30:00" Space to Ground: Eyes on Earth: 11/10/16 Space mechanic is an awesome job title. Important repair week dominated the space station crew's week. That and more on our weekly update. Questions? Use #SpaceToGround.
"11.11.2016 15:20:00" Happy Veterans Day from the Space Station Happy Veterans Day! Retired Army Colonel, Astronaut Shane Kimbrough, is awestruck by the brave Americans serving the United States and their families and remembers those that made the ultimate sacrifice to keep us free and allow us to explore.
"11.11.2016 01:45:00" Photos from International Space Station's post The Expedition 50-51 crew members are in Kazakhstan a week away from their Nov. 17 launch to the International Space Station aboard the Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft.
"09.11.2016 19:15:15" blogs.nasa.gov More Oxygen Generator Work as Soyuz Nears Launch More Oxygen Generator Work as Soyuz Nears Launch Posted on November 9, 2016 at 2:03 pm by Mark Garcia. Leave a reply The Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft begins its rotation into position for its encapsulation into the upper stage of its Soyuz booster at the The Expedition 50 crew worked on an oxygen generator and set up Earth and meteor photography gear. In Kazakhstan, the Soyuz spacecraft that will launch the next trio to the station is being processed.
"09.11.2016 16:46:13" LIVE NOW: Enjoy our planet from the unique perspective of the space station 250 miles above.
"07.11.2016 21:50:06" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Sets up for Earth and Radiation Studies Before Next Trio Launches Another trio of Expedition 50 members is counting down to its Nov. 17 launch and two-day trip to the space station. The Expedition 50 trio is conducting maintenance while getting ready for Earth observations and radiation exposure studies today.
"04.11.2016 20:51:00" nasa.gov Kate Rubins' Space Station Science Scrapbook As a child, Kate Rubins dreamed of being an astronaut and a scientist. During the past four months aboard the International Space Station, that dream came full circle. She became the first person to sequence DNA in space, among other research during her
"04.11.2016 18:03:43" Timeline Photos Did you know astronauts can vote in space? Learn more: http://nasa.tumblr.com/post/152733055774/vote-while-you-float-an-astronaut-voting-story
"04.11.2016 00:06:37" Space to Ground: Picture Perfect Landing: 11/3/2016 Three explorers returned to Earth and the new station commander checked out U.S. spacesuits this week. Also, a space fan wants to know how astronauts measure the radiation they are exposed to.
"03.11.2016 22:16:00" nasa.gov Home is Where the Astronaut Is The International Space Station serves as home, office and recreation room for astronauts. The At Home In Space investigation, sponsored by the Canadian Space Agency, looks at changes in perceptions about home in space and the ways a unique culture may develop aboard the station during a mission. Some communities on Earth experience similar
"03.11.2016 19:25:14" Timeline Photos Astronaut Kate Rubins talks with MOTHERBOARD about her mission to the space station, her view, sequencing DNA in space, and the incredible research that she worked on. Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2hj1IRvvvEg
"03.11.2016 18:05:17" blogs.nasa.gov New Trio Settles In Before Next Crew Launches Thomas Pesquet, Peggy Whitson and Oleg Novitskiy have tried on their spacesuits and checked out the Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft. A new set of Expedition 50 crew members is just two weeks away from launch while three orbiting station inhabitants are in the second week of their four-month stay in space.
"03.11.2016 14:29:03" NASA JSC Education TODAY at 11:00 am (CT): Tune into NASA TV & watch live as students hosted by National Geographic Channel chat with International Space Station (ISS) astronaut Shane Kimbrough!
Students will ask him all about life on the ISS, and about our
"02.11.2016 22:43:50" NASA JSC Education Save the date! On Thursday, November 3 at 11:00am (CT), Expedition 50 Commander Shane Kimbrough will chat with students hosted at National Geographic in Washington DC. Students will ask questions that focus on how the International Space Station is
"02.11.2016 22:24:20" CMA Country Music Association This video from NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration astronaut Shane Kimbrough is OUT OF THIS WORLD! #CMAawards50 Congratulations to the CMA Country Music Association awardees, country music artists, and fans from proud country music fan Astronaut Shane Kimbrough who is orbiting Earth 250 miles above aboard the space station. Country forever! #CMAawards50
"02.11.2016 21:46:21" nasa.gov New Interactive Map Makes it Easier to Spot the Space Station New Interactive Map Makes it Easier to Spot the Space Station Today marks 16 years of humans living and working continuously aboard the station, and you can see it from your house. Find out when on the new, interactive map.
"02.11.2016 20:13:23" Children's Artwork Contest Kids 4-12 have the chance to submit artwork for the NASA Commercial Crew Program calendar, and it may even be selected to be sent to space! Get your markers and paint and send us a drawing of an astronaut, rocket, spacecraft, or one of the other 12
"02.11.2016 18:30:00" blogs.nasa.gov Station Trio Continues Research, Awaits New Crewmates The Expedition 50-51 crew is due to launch Nov. 17 to begin a six-month mission aboard the orbital laboratory. The new Expedition 50 crew is in its first week aboard the International Space Station awaiting three more crewmates due to launch in mid-November.
"02.11.2016 17:15:00" Photos from International Space Station's post The next crew to launch to the station has arrived in Kazakhstan ahead of its Nov. 17 liftoff. The Expedition 50-51 crew is European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson and Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy.
"02.11.2016 16:05:02" nasa.gov 16 Years of Station Told in 16 Gifs 16 Years of Station Told in 16 Gifs Today marks 16 years of continuous human presence onboard the space station! From 1998 to 2011, five different space agencies representing 15 countries assembled the International Space Station, the largest structure ever built in space. Today humans are
"02.11.2016 00:30:00" Expedition 50-51 Crew Departs for Kazakh Launch Site Expedition 50-51 crew members Peggy Whitson, Oleg Novitskiy and Thomas Pesquet participated in traditional ceremonies in Star City, Russia, ahead of their Nov. 17 launch to the International Space Station.
"01.11.2016 20:00:00" Mars Materials Exposed! We're using the space station to put Mars mission materials to the test in the vacuum, radiation, and extreme temperatures of space! Learn more: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/research/news/materials_international_space_station
"01.11.2016 16:30:00" October Highlights October saw three new crew members aboard a Soyuz spacecraft and a Cygnus resupply ship launch to the space station before another crew landed after 115 days in space.
"01.11.2016 15:10:58" NASA on the Edge of Forever: Science in Space For 50 years, Star Trek has inspired generations of scientists, engineers, and even astronauts to reach beyond their grasp, to help create a future for humanity with limitless potential.
Warp drives, phasers, and transporters might be what you picture
"31.10.2016 15:02:24" NASA's Johnson Space Center Welcome back to Houston! NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins and JAXA Astronaut Takuya Onishi return to Houston after completing a successful mission to International Space Station. They are welcomed with an enthusiastic greeting from family, friends, Johnson
"31.10.2016 14:09:11" Photos from International Space Station's post ICYMI: Over the weekend, NASA astronaut Kate Rubins and her crewmates Anatoly Ivanishin of the Russian space agency Roscosmos and Takuya Onishi of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency safely returned to Earth after a 115-day mission to the space
"30.10.2016 15:30:00" Photos from International Space Station's post Three Expedition 49 crew members descended to a parachuted landing in Kazakhstan after 115 days in space.
"30.10.2016 05:13:23" blogs.nasa.gov Expedition 49 Lands After 115 Day Mission Together, the Expedition 49 crew members contributed to hundreds of space science experiments. NASA astronaut Kate Rubins, Anatoly Ivanishin of Roscosmos and Takuya Onishi of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency safely landed their Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft in Kazakhstan at 11:58 p.m. EDT on Saturday.
"30.10.2016 03:00:20" LIVE NOW: Watch as 3 people return to Earth after a 115-day mi... LIVE NOW: Watch as 3 people return to Earth from the International Space Station after 115 science-filled days in space. They will fire the engines at 11:06pm ET to send their spacecraft towards Earth ahead of an 11:59pm ET landing on the ground. Watch:
"30.10.2016 02:45:00" nasa.gov Expedition 49 Landing Coverage Begins Now on NASA TV NASA Television provides live coverage of launches, spacewalks and other mission events. The Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft carrying Kate Rubins, Takuya Onishi and Anatoly Ivanishin will fire its deorbit engines at 11:06 p.m. EDT, enter Earth's atmosphere at 11:36 p.m. and land in Kazakhstan at 11:59 p.m.
"30.10.2016 00:52:53" Expedition 49 Departs Station, Begins Ride Home The Expedition 49 crew undocked from the International Space Station at 8:35 p.m. EDT to begin their journey home inside the Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft. http://go.nasa.gov/2emLGgT
"30.10.2016 00:15:00" nasa.gov Watch Expedition 49 Undock Live Now on NASA TV NASA Television provides live coverage of launches, spacewalks and other mission events. Expedition 49 crew members Kate Rubins, Anatoly Ivanishin and Takuya Onishi are preparing to undock in their Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft at 8:35 p.m. EDT.
"29.10.2016 21:52:11" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Inside Soyuz and Hatches Closed The return of Expedition 49 will wrap up 115 days in space for the crew since their launch in July. At 5:12 p.m. EDT, the hatch closed between the International Space Station and the Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft. NASA Television will provide coverage beginning at 8:15 p.m.
"29.10.2016 21:02:45" nasa.gov Live Expedition 49 Undocking and Landing Coverage on NASA TV NASA Television provides live coverage of launches, spacewalks and other mission events. Three Expedition 49 crew members will be closing the Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft hatch soon before undocking tonight at 8:35pm ET for a 3-1/2 hour ride back to Earth.
"29.10.2016 01:30:00" nasa.gov Watch Expedition 49 Return to Earth Live on NASA TV Three crew members on the International Space Station are scheduled to depart the orbital outpost Saturday, Oct. 29. NASA TV is covering the return of Expedition 49 Saturday with hatch closing at 5:15 p.m. EDT, undocking at 8:35 p.m. and landing at 11:59 p.m.
"28.10.2016 21:00:00" Expedition 49 Change of Command Ceremony Astronaut Shane Kimbrough assumed station command from Expedition 49 Commander Anatoly Ivanishin at 3:37 p.m. EDT Friday in a traditional Change of Command ceremony. http://go.nasa.gov/2dPAfSO
"28.10.2016 19:42:08" Gene Analysis System Could Accelerate Pace of Research on the ... Astronaut Kate Rubins has been working with the WetLab-2 hardware system which will help researchers identify changes in gene expression. This can help us determine how to mitigate negative effects of spaceflight and add to our knowledge about how genes
"28.10.2016 19:01:01" nasa.gov Watch NASA TV to See Change of Command NASA Television provides live coverage of launches, spacewalks and other mission events, as well as the latest news briefings, video files, and the This Week @NASA report. Watch NASA TV at 3:30 p.m. EDT to see Expedition 49 Commander Anatoly Ivanishin hand over station controls to NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough.
"28.10.2016 18:11:50" Astronaut Kate Rubins is getting ready to come home after a 115-day mission on the International Space Station. Let's look back at some of her best photos...
Hi-resolution versions available for download here: Astronaut Kate Rubins' Mission to the Space Station Astronaut Kate Rubins is getting ready to come home after a 115-day mission on the International Space Station. Let's look back at some of her best photos...
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"28.10.2016 14:44:48" media.giphy.com gph.is After a 115-day science-filled mission, 3 crew members are returning to Earth. Watch their return live tomorrow:
"27.10.2016 21:53:28" blogs.nasa.gov Watch Station Crew Swap Command Friday Afternoon NASA Television will air coverage of the change of command ceremony at 3:30 p.m. on Friday. Expedition 49 Commander Anatoly Ivanishin hands over station control to NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough live on NASA TV Friday afternoon.
"27.10.2016 21:00:00" Space-to-Ground: Three Up, Three Down: 10/27/2016 The International Space Station saw three new crew members arrive last Friday and will see another trio leave Saturday night. Also, the crew is growing red romaine lettuce again.
"27.10.2016 19:35:39" Fisheye Fly-Through of the International Space Station You'll want to go full screen for this float through the space station in 4K: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DhmdyQdu96M&feature=youtu.be
"27.10.2016 17:30:24" blogs.nasa.gov Soyuz Packed for Return While Cygnus Unloaded After Capture A veteran cosmonaut and two first-time astronauts will wrap up their mission after 115 days in space. One spacecraft is being packed and readied for the return of three humans to Earth while a cargo craft is being unloaded and settling in for a one-month stay.
"27.10.2016 15:54:57" Timeline Photos A new batch of lettuce has been planted aboard the space station! Just as farmers on Earth are planting leafy greens for the fall growing season, Astronaut Shane Kimbrough planted the third on-orbit crop of red romaine lettuce, one of his first science
"27.10.2016 00:45:00" Photos from International Space Station's post The next crew to launch to the International Space Station is in Russia for final preparations and ceremonies. NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson, Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy and European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet are scheduled to lift off
"26.10.2016 22:57:52" Timeline Photos “The city lights of Europe illuminate the International Space Station as we fly past.” #AstroKate
"26.10.2016 17:16:26" blogs.nasa.gov Trio Getting Ready for Weekend Departure Commander Anatoly Ivanishin spent the morning getting the Soyuz MS-01 spacecraft ready for its Saturday night departure. Three Expedition 49 crew members are winding down their stay in space this week, as a new trio gets used to its new home on orbit.
"26.10.2016 15:42:57" ustream.tv Live_ISS_Stream Live video from the International Space Station includes internal views when the crew is on-duty and Earth views at other times. The video is accompanied by audio of conversations between the crew and Mission Control. This video is only available when the Check out the live view from the International Space Station on Ustream.
And watch the next dynamic event live as 3 people undock from the space station and return to Earth after a 115-day mission this Saturday starting at 8:15pm ET.
"26.10.2016 00:45:00" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Prepping Station for Lettuce Crops The study is a validation of the tools and procedures necessary to grow plants to provide fresh food for astronauts. The newly-expanded Expedition 49 crew is getting ready to grow lettuce as the International Space Station is preparing for another crew swap.
"25.10.2016 20:59:22" nasa.gov Third Lettuce Crop Begins Growing Aboard Station Just as farmers on Earth are planting leafy greens for the fall growing season, astronauts aboard the International Space Station are planting their third on-orbit crop of red romaine lettuce. Astronaut Shane Kimbrough planted the third on-orbit crop of red romaine lettuce today aboard the space station. Learning how to grow food in space is a huge milestone for our journey to Mars.
"25.10.2016 19:39:11" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration 'Scotty, beam us up!' Actor/Writer Simon Pegg, Montgomery "Scotty" Scott of Star Trek, connects with astronaut Kate Rubins about science fiction & life on the International Space Station! Watch: https://youtu.be/QPRzaR03bM4
"25.10.2016 15:30:31" NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams I am back from a 172-day mission to the International Space Station and taking your questions as a few of my astronaut buddies and I chat about my mission and space photography.
"25.10.2016 14:19:29" NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams Join me here tomorrow at 11:30am ET for a Facebook Live as I take your questions and chat with a few of my fellow astronauts about astronaut photography and my recent mission to the International Space Station. Join NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams on Facebook Live at 11:30am ET today! https://www.facebook.com/NASAAstronautJeffWilliams
"24.10.2016 17:16:57" Try This: Spacesuit Gloves The big gloves astronauts wear during spacewalks must be easy to use, right? Our interns give it a try! The results will help you understand just how much dexterity and practice spacewalking requires.
"23.10.2016 20:49:16" Photos from International Space Station's post “Formation flying at Mach 25: Cygnus arrival, capture, and berthing to the Space Station." #AstroKate
"23.10.2016 15:05:14" blogs.nasa.gov Cygnus Attached to Station's Unity Module Cygnus will remain attached to Unity until a planned departure in November. Orbital ATK's Cygnus cargo spacecraft was berthed to the Unity module of the International Space Station at 10:53 a.m. EDT today.
"23.10.2016 11:51:22" Station Robotic Arm Grapples Cygnus Resupply Ship Astronauts Takuya Onishi and Kate Rubins successfully captured Orbital ATK's Cygnus spacecraft with the station's robotic arm at 7:28 a.m. EDT. http://go.nasa.gov/2etTDEm
"23.10.2016 10:00:00" nasa.gov Watch NASA TV Now for Live Cygnus Capture Coverage Astronauts Takuya Onishi and Kate Rubins are at the controls of the Canadarm2 robotic arm. NASA TV starts now as the Orbital ATK Cygnus resupply ship approaches the station for its robotic capture at 7:05 a.m. EDT.
"23.10.2016 09:00:00" Photos from International Space Station's post Watch the Orbital ATK Cygnus arrive this morning live on NASA TV. Astronauts Takuya Onishi and Kate Rubins will be at the controls of the Canadarm2 to grapple Cygnus at 7:05 a.m. EDT this morning. http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv
"22.10.2016 20:07:05" nasa.gov Cygnus Delivering Advanced Science Gear Sunday Morning The crew of the International Space Station soon will be equipped to perform dozens of new scientific investigations with cargo launched Monday aboard NASA's latest commercial resupply services mission from the agency's Wallops Flight Facility in Astronauts Takuya Onishi and Kate Rubins will be at the controls of the Canadarm2 robotic arm to grapple the Orbital ATK Cygnus at 7:05 a.m. EDT Sunday.
"21.10.2016 15:15:00" Photos from International Space Station's post Expedition 49 welcomed three new crew members today and a third docked spacecraft. Watch NASA TV Sunday at 6 a.m. EDT, to see the Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo craft arrive with 5,100 pounds of cargo.
"21.10.2016 12:41:45" blogs.nasa.gov Expedition 49 Welcomes Three New Crew Members Their Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft docked with the station's Poisk module at 5:52 a.m. Three new crew members are aboard the International Space Station after the hatches were opened at 8:20 a.m. EDT.
"21.10.2016 12:00:00" Photos from International Space Station's post On NASA TV now, Expedition 49-50 crew members Shane Kimbrough, Sergey Ryzhikov and Andrey Borisenko enter their new home in space to begin a four-month mission. http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv
"21.10.2016 11:07:25" Photos from International Space Station's post Flight controllers at NASA's Johnson Space Center monitor the arrival of three Expedition 49-50 crew members to the station aboard the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft today.
"21.10.2016 10:09:44" blogs.nasa.gov Soyuz Docks Bringing Three Crew to Station The hatches between the Soyuz and space station are scheduled to open at about 8:30 a.m. EDT. NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough and cosmonauts Sergey Ryzhikov and Andrey Borisenko docked their Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft to the Poisk module at 5:52 a.m. EDT.
"21.10.2016 09:15:00" nasa.gov On NASA TV Now, New Crew Arrives at Station Crew members Shane Kimbrough, Sergey Ryzhikov and Andrey Borisenko will live in space until February. Watch NASA TV now to see three new Expedition 49-50 crew members arrive at the station inside the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft.
"21.10.2016 08:15:00" Photos from International Space Station's post NASA TV starts at 5:15 a.m. EDT with live coverage of the arrival of three Expedition 49-50 crew members to begin a four-month mission at the orbital complex. http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv
"21.10.2016 00:15:00" nasa.gov Watch NASA TV to See a New Crew Arrive at the Station Expedition 49-50 crew members Shane Kimbrough, Sergey Ryzhikov and Andrey Borisenko will dock to the Poisk module. Watch NASA TV starting at 5:15 a.m. EDT Friday to see the arrival of three new Expedition 49-50 crew members.
"20.10.2016 22:47:32" Space to Ground: Smoke and Fire: 10/20/2016 Orbital ATK kicked the week off with a triumphant launch from Virginia while three Expedition 49-50 crew members were preparing for a four-month mission in Kazakhstan.
"20.10.2016 17:25:50" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Relaxing Ahead of Crew and Cargo Arrivals NASA TV will broadcast the Soyuz MS-02 space ship docking to the station beginning Friday at 5:15 a.m. EDT. Two astronauts are relaxing before the arrival of three new crewmates Friday morning and a cargo delivery Sunday morning.
"20.10.2016 15:25:38" UNILAD Watch the world go by live from the ISS.. Comment when you spot your house
"20.10.2016 00:15:01" blogs.nasa.gov Cargo and Crew Ships Racing Toward Station Two spaceships are racing to the International Space Station this weekend. The Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo craft and the Роскосмос Soyuz spaceship with three Expedition 49 crew members are racing to the space station this weekend.
"19.10.2016 20:59:53" spotthestation.nasa.gov Spot The Station See the International Space Station! As the third brightest object in the sky the space station is easy to see if you know when to look up. Hey, New York! Go outside and spot the International Space Station in the night sky tonight and tomorrow night. It is the third brightest object in the sky and easy to spot if you know when to look up. Visible to the naked eye, it looks like a fast-moving
"19.10.2016 20:05:01" blogs.nasa.gov Downlink with NIH Director Highlights Research from DNA Sequencing to Heart Cells | A Lab Aloft (International Space Station Research) Downlink with NIH Director Highlights Research from DNA Sequencing to Heart Cells Posted on October 19, 2016 at 6:57 pm by rhobson. Leave a reply NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins spoke with NASA astronaut Kate Rubins about ISS Research during a downlink Dr. Francis Collins led the effort to map the human genome on Earth, and he recently spoke with Kate Rubins, the first person to sequence DNA in space, as she floated aboard Earth's only orbiting laboratory. Collins, the director of the National
"19.10.2016 14:30:57" Photos from International Space Station's post A NASA photographer captured these images of the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft blasting off with three new Expedition 49-50 crew members inside.
"19.10.2016 13:57:30" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration LIVE LAUNCH COVERAGE: Watch NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough and his crewmates launch to the International Space Station! Liftoff in a Soyuz spacecraft is set for 4:05am ET.
"19.10.2016 08:21:40" New Crew Launches on Two-Day Trip to Station Three new Expedition 49-50 crew members launched aboard the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 4:05 a.m. EDT Wednesday, Oct. 19. http://go.nasa.gov/2eghasp
"19.10.2016 06:15:00" Photos from International Space Station's post Watch NASA TV this morning to see the launch of three new Expedition 49 crew members aboard the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome at 4:05 a.m. EDT on a two-day trip to the space station. http://go.nasa.gov/2eg6YA5
"19.10.2016 00:31:46" The Soyuz Rolls Out to the Launch Pad Watch as the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft is assembled, rolled out to the launch pad and raised into position before Wednesday morning's launch of three new crew members to the space station.
"18.10.2016 18:27:11" blogs.nasa.gov New Crew Set to Blast Off After Cygnus Cargo Launch The new crew will arrive Friday morning and dock to the Poisk module after two days of flight tests. A Soyuz rocket is set to launch three new crew members early Wednesday while a U.S. cargo craft full of science gear and crew supplies is on its way to the station.
"18.10.2016 17:00:01" 5 Things You Didn't Know About Astronaut Shane Kimbrough From jumping out of planes to being childhood friends with a celebrity, here are five things Astronaut Shane Kimbrough hasn't told us until now! Kimbrough and his crew are preparing to launch for a 6 month stay aboard space station tomorrow at 4:05 a.m.
"18.10.2016 15:24:00" National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis Collins
talks live with Astronaut Kate Rubins who is living and working
on the International Space Station.
Comment below with your questions for them.
"18.10.2016 13:15:00" Exploring Heart Cells in Space Space researcher Kate Rubins, who is returning home in two weeks, explored heart cells in space. Those cells were returned to Earth in August for analysis by scientists to improve heart health.
"18.10.2016 01:48:08" blogs.nasa.gov Solar Arrays Deployed, Cygnus Heads to Station Science investigations are on their way to the space station including commercial and academic payloads. The Cygnus spacecraft's solar arrays have deployed. The cargo ship will rendezvous with the International Space Station on Sunday, Oct. 23.
"18.10.2016 00:27:12" Cygnus Lifts Off on Six-Day Trip to Station Orbital ATK's Antares rocket carrying the Cygnus cargo spacecraft lifted off Monday at 7:45 p.m. EDT and is on its way to the International Space Station. http://go.nasa.gov/2ep9Bx3
"17.10.2016 22:45:01" blogs.nasa.gov Watch Cygnus Launch Live on NASA TV Cygnus is loaded with about 5,100 pounds of science investigations, food, supplies and hardware for the space station and its crew. Liftoff of the Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo ship is scheduled to occur at 7:40 p.m. EDT. Live coverage of the launch on NASA TV begins now... http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv
"17.10.2016 17:18:22" blogs.nasa.gov Cargo and Crew Missions Ready for Liftoff This Week Cygnus is scheduled to liftoff aboard the Orbital ATK Antares rocket today at 7:40 p.m. EDT. Launch day has arrived for the Cygnus cargo craft. Two days later, three new crew members will launch aboard a Soyuz rocket.
"17.10.2016 14:26:27" nasa.tumblr.com Living and Working Aboard Station Join us on Facebook Live for a conversation with astronaut Kate Rubins and the director of the National Institutes for Health on Tuesday, October 18 at 11:15 a.m. ET.Astronaut Kate Rubins has... Astronaut Kate Rubins was the first person to sequence DNA in space. Tomorrow, she'll be live on Facebook with National Institutes of Health (NIH) director Francis Collins, who led the effort to map the human genome. Learn more about her research in space
"16.10.2016 17:43:26" blogs.nasa.gov Orbital ATK Launch Postponed 24 Hours Today's launch of Orbital ATK's Antares rocket is postponed 24 hours due to a ground support equipment (GSE) cable that did not perform as expected.
"16.10.2016 17:10:50" Orbital ATK Today's launch of Orbital ATK's #Antares rocket is postponed 24 hours due to a ground support equipment (GSE) cable that did not perform as expected during the pre-launch check out. We have spares on hand and rework procedures are in process. The Antares
"14.10.2016 19:45:43" BuzzFeed News Here's a view from the International Space Station, from sunrise to sunset in 50 minutes!
"14.10.2016 18:43:00" Timeline Photos Astronaut Kate Rubins captured this image from the space station this morning as a Russian Progress cargo spacecraft departed the station and re-entered Earth's atmosphere in a blazing trail of plasma.
"14.10.2016 18:00:00" nasa.gov Visiting Vehicle Launches, Arrivals and Departures Cygnus from Orbital ATK is due to be the next spaceship to visit the station. A Russian Progress cargo craft departed the International Space Station this morning. There are now two spaceships docked at the orbital laboratory.
"14.10.2016 16:50:51" blogs.nasa.gov U.S. Cargo Craft Waits at Virginia Launch Pad If Cygnus launches on time it will arrive at the station Wednesday and deliver about 2,400 kilograms of crew supplies and research. The Orbital ATK Antares rocket rolled out to its launch pad in Virginia Thursday night. Cygnus is scheduled to launch no earlier than Sunday at 8:03 p.m. EDT.
"14.10.2016 15:00:00" Everything About Living in Space With only 1 minute but an unlimited number of questions, can you find out what it's really like to live on the International Space Station? Let's find out with NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman!
"14.10.2016 14:25:31" Space to Ground: Astronaut Energy: 10/14/2016 The astronauts want to eat the right food for living in space and investigate head pressure and vision changes caused by long space missions.
"14.10.2016 00:15:00" Crew Prepares for October 19th Launch Three Expedition 49-50 crew members prepare for launch Oct. 19 aboard the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft to begin a four-month mission on the International Space Station.
"13.10.2016 20:00:00" Hurricane Nicole over Bermuda Hurricane Nicole is viewed as it passed directly over Bermuda today creating eight-foot storm surges and flooding. The space station orbited 252 miles above the category three storm. (video sped up 6x)
"13.10.2016 17:15:01" blogs.nasa.gov NASA Eyes Storm as Next Crew Counts Down to Launch Managers are tracking Hurricane Nicole before finalizing a Cygnus launch while three crew members are preparing for on Oct. 19 launch.
"13.10.2016 15:49:59" Join NIH Director and Kate Rubins Live from Space Station Join NIH Director and Kate Rubins Live from Space Station #SpaceChat Live from the International Space Station with @[43331696829:274:National Institutes of Health (NIH)] Director Dr. Francis Collins and NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins on Facebook Live
See the man who led the effort to map the human genome talk with
"13.10.2016 00:15:00" Photos from International Space Station's post The Expedition 49-50 crew members are back in Kazakhstan and their Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft is getting ready for an Oct. 19 launch.
"12.10.2016 20:52:51" Hurricane Nicole From Space Cameras outside the space station captured views of Hurricane Nicole Oct. 12 at 1:37 p.m. EDT as it moved north at about 8 miles an hour, packing winds of 100 miles an hour.
The hurricane is forecast to pass over or near to Bermuda on Oct. 13. As a
"12.10.2016 18:00:06" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Waits For Pair of Spaceships Next Week A Cygnus resupply ship and the Soyuz MS-02 crew spacecraft are targeting launches next week. A pair of spaceships are on opposite sides of the world gearing up for missions to the International Space Station next week.
"12.10.2016 16:57:37" nasa.gov Crowdsourced App Plots Food and Health for Astronauts The ISS FIT app gives astronauts real-time feedback about their dietary habits. The old adage of “you are what you eat” has an even greater meaning when preparing for long- duration travel to deep space.
"11.10.2016 23:36:00" Timeline Photos NASA astronaut Kate Rubins recently inspected the Bigelow Aerospace Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) on the space station. Expandable habitats are designed to take up less room on a spacecraft while providing greater volume for living and working in
"11.10.2016 22:14:44" nasa.gov Atlantic Storm System Delays NASA Resupply Launch to Space Station NASA and its partner Orbital ATK have postponed the launch of the company's next commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station to no earlier than Sunday, Oct. 16, as the agency prepares for Tropical Storm Nicole at its tracking site in NASA and Orbital ATK have postponed the launch of the company's next commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station to no earlier than Sunday, Oct. 16 at 8:03pm ET, as the agency prepares for Tropical Storm Nicole at its tracking site in
"11.10.2016 15:02:57" blogs.nasa.gov Making Human Settlement of Space a Reality | NASA Administrator Making Human Settlement of Space a Reality Posted on October 11, 2016 at 9:02 am by Administrator Charles Bolden. By John Holdren and Charles Bolden Today, President Obama outlined a vision to CNN for the future of space exploration. Echoing what he said On the International Space Station, we're working “off-the-Earth, for-the-Earth,” leading a broad international coalition of countries and companies in conducting research and demonstrating technologies that hold great promise for everything ranging from
"08.10.2016 17:38:23" Photos from International Space Station's post Tonight is International Observe the Moon Night! Here are some of the best images of the moon from the space station.
"08.10.2016 16:44:00" Timeline Photos "Green aurora with purple highlights compliment the city lights in the Great Lakes region." -Astronaut Kate Rubins
"07.10.2016 15:07:47" Space-to-Ground: A Churning Storm: 10/07/2016 The station trained its cameras on Hurricane Matthew this week while Orbital ATK scheduled its sixth Cygnus cargo mission to launch on Oct. 13.
"07.10.2016 00:04:00" Photos from International Space Station's post Astronauts captured these incredible star trail images as they orbited the Earth at 17,500 miles per hour.
"06.10.2016 21:46:40" Hurricane Matthew from the Space Station Oct. 6 Cameras outside the station captured new views today of massive Hurricane Matthew as it flew 250 miles overhead at 4:45pm ET. At the time of the flyover, Matthew was moving to the northwest through the Bahamas as a Category 4 hurricane that is expected to
"06.10.2016 20:53:57" The Weather Channel Hurricane #Matthew currently has winds up to 140mph. We are taking a live look from the International Space Station as they flyover Hurricane #Matthew. 40 Miles Southeast of Freeport Bahamas. Please write your comments below. #facebooklive
"06.10.2016 19:03:59" NASA's Johnson Space Center Follow NASA interns on their journey to Mars in their new music video!
Want to intern at NASA? Learn more: http://intern.nasa.gov Check out this music video by NASA interns!
And learn about space station research that is helping NASA get to Mars: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/research/news/iss_helps_get_to_mars/
"06.10.2016 16:38:06" blogs.nasa.gov Next Station Crew Launches Oct. 19 Three launches, including a resupply mission, are scheduled through Dec. 1, 2016. Three Expedition 49-50 crew members are now scheduled to launch Oct. 19 to the International Space Station aboard the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft.
"06.10.2016 15:53:31" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Studying Life Science During Hurricane Flyovers The station has been flying over Hurricane Matthew as the storm hit the Caribbean Sea and makes its way towards Florida. The International Space Station has been flying over Hurricane Matthew all week while the crew researched how living in space impacts the human body.
"05.10.2016 21:32:15" iss-casis.org CASIS and NCATS Announce International Space Station Funding Opportunity Focused on Human Physiology Research - CASIS - Center for the Advancement of Science in Space Kennedy Space Center, FL (October 5, 2016) — The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), today announced a funding The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space - CASIS and the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), announce part of a new four-year, $12 million partnership to fund human physiology
"05.10.2016 20:36:58" Hurricane Matthew from the Space Station Oct. 5 Cameras on the International Space Station captured new views of Hurricane Matthew at 4 p.m. Eastern time Oct. 5 as the Category 3 storm moved to the north of Cuba toward the Bahamas at about 12 miles an hour, packing winds of 120 miles an hour. After
"05.10.2016 20:03:13" The Weather Channel 8.7 million Americans are now under a Hurricane Warning. This is the view of a strengthening Hurricane #Matthew from the International Space Station as it moves over the central Bahamas and approaches the U.S. Please write your comments below.
"05.10.2016 15:00:00" NASA + JAXA = Partners in Space NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) recently signed an agreement to encourage scientists from both countries to use space station hardware located in each other's laboratories. Tetesuya
"04.10.2016 21:40:02" Hurricane Matthew from the Space Station Oct. 4 Cameras outside the International Space Station captured views of major Hurricane Matthew when it flew over the massive storm today. Matthew was moving north at about 10 miles an hour, packing winds of 145 miles an hour as it passed beyond western Haiti
"04.10.2016 19:24:47" The Weather Channel Hurricane #Matthew is nearing Cuba, moving north at about 10mph. Here we're taking a live look from the International Space Station of the hurricane from the a different perspective. Please write your comments below. #facebooklive
"04.10.2016 16:50:47" blogs.nasa.gov NASA, Orbital ATK Set Cygnus Launch for Oct. 13 | Space Station The Cygnus cargo craft will be packing about 2,400 kilograms of crew supplies and research gear. The Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft is targeted to launch atop an Antares rocket Oct. 13 from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport in Virginia.
"04.10.2016 00:15:00" blogs.nasa.gov Cygnus Training Under Way Before Launch Set The Cygnus private space freighter is targeted to launch from Virginia between Oct. 9 and 13. The Expedition 49 crew was getting ready for the arrival of the Cygnus spacecraft as the space station flew over Hurricane Matthew today.
"03.10.2016 20:45:05" Hurricane Matthew from the Space Station Cameras outside the International Space Station captured dramatic views of major Hurricane Matthew today as the orbital complex flew 250 miles over the storm at 4:15 p.m. EDT (video speed 4x).
"03.10.2016 18:10:35" Timeline Photos Watch Hurricane Matthew live on NASA TV today when the International Space Station flies over the Category 4 storm at 3:10 p.m. CDT/4:10 p.m. EDT. https://www.nasa.gov/nasatv
"02.10.2016 16:25:01" Timeline Photos Did you know you can watch live views from the International Space Station? Watch here: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/iss-hdev-payload
"01.10.2016 15:30:00" September Highlights September was filled with a wide variety of space research, a spacewalk, a crew departure and a launch postponement.
"30.09.2016 20:24:02" Timeline Photos We are all under the same moon. The departing Soyuz spacecraft and the nearly full moon were framed in this image from NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams. Onboard the Soyuz, Tim Kopra, Tim Peake and Yuri Malenchenko were returning to Earth after 186 days in
"30.09.2016 16:46:02" blogs.nasa.gov Expedition 49 Trio Wrapping Up Busy September One science highlight this month includes a new experiment that may improve how medicine works. September was filled with a wide variety of space research, a spacewalk, a crew departure and a test of the new Bigelow Aerospace BEAM module.
"30.09.2016 15:00:00" Space to Ground: Knock Knock: 9/30/2016 On this week's Space to Ground, NASA astronaut Kate Rubins banged on the inside of BEAM for a test while Japanese astronaut Takuya Onishi set up a fuel burning experiment.
"29.09.2016 21:28:25" iss-casis.org CASIS and the National Science Foundation Partner to Fund $1.5 Million in Fluid Dynamics Investigations - CASIS - Center for the Advancement of Science in Space Kennedy Space Center, FL. (September 29, 2016) – The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) today announced five projects have been awarded from a joint fluid dynamics solicitation for focused Five projects have been awarded from a joint fluid dynamics solicitation for research onboard the International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory for Earth benefits.
"29.09.2016 18:15:02" blogs.nasa.gov BEAM Open Today for Tests The crew researched adapting to new technology and studied a variety of other life science and physics research. BEAM was opened up today for tests. The crew also explored space diets and photographed the natural and industrial effects on Earth.
"29.09.2016 17:10:02" Timeline Photos Happy National Coffee Day! #TBT to one year ago today, when Astronaut Kjell Lindgren hand-brewed coffee aboard the space station. The Space Cup isn't just cool looking, it's scientific! Astronauts typically drink their coffee through straws in drinking
"29.09.2016 15:00:00" The Highest Climb Ascending the sheer face of a mountain cliff takes physical stamina and mental toughness; imagine what it takes when you're more than a million feet above sea level, and the mountain is moving more than five miles a second? Welcome to spacewalking on the
"29.09.2016 00:15:49" blogs.nasa.gov Sound Check as Physics and Life Research Continues The crew continued exploring how physical and organic phenomena are affected by space. The crew checked noise levels today and explored how fire, medicine and microbes are affected by weightlessness.
"28.09.2016 20:59:32" iss-casis.org Upward Issue 3 – the quarterly magazine of the ISS National Lab - CASIS - Center for the Advancement of Science in Space “On Station” is the place to come to find News and Views about what's happening with the International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory. A wide variety of internationally renowned scientists, researchers, educators, space leaders and space science Procter & Gamble, an innovation giant among consumer goods companies, is utilizing the unique environment of space to improve the customer experience on Earth.
"28.09.2016 15:00:00" The Doctor Is In Dr. Sanjay Gupta discusses whether he would go to space and why he feels the station is an important resource.
During the 2016 International Space Station Research and Development Conference in July, Dr. Gupta led a discussion with veteran astronauts and
"27.09.2016 18:09:42" Timeline Photos We just sequenced DNA in space for the first time! Ask us anything during a Reddit AMA tomorrow at 2 p.m. ET.
More info: http://nasa.tumblr.com/post/151016092994/why-sequencing-dna-in-space-is-a-big-deal
"27.09.2016 16:45:47" blogs.nasa.gov Fire and Water Studies for Space and Earth Benefits Commander Anatoly Ivanishin explored new methods to detect and target landmarks improving Earth photography techniques. Two space studies are under way – one will observe how fuel burns while another is researching how medicine dissolves. Results from both experiments could benefit humans on Earth and in space.
"26.09.2016 23:37:00" Timeline Photos Moonrise on the International Space Station
"26.09.2016 22:10:28" Space to Ground: Launch Delay: 9/26/2016 The next crew to visit the space station is awaiting a new launch date while the astronauts in space are studying how liquids and solids interact potentially benefiting the pharmaceutical industry.
"26.09.2016 17:40:07" blogs.nasa.gov NASA and Orbital ATK Prepping for Mid-October Cargo Mission Cygnus' primary mission is to deliver about 2,400 kilograms of supplies and science experiments to the crew. Mission managers are targeting the Oct. 9-13 timeframe for the launch of the sixth Orbital ATK resupply mission to the International Space Station.
"22.09.2016 17:22:20" blogs.nasa.gov Eye Scans, Orbital Plumbing and Story Time for Crew The Progress 63 cargo craft is getting ready for departure next month. The astronauts continued more eye checks in the middle of day-long orbital plumbing work while a variety of Earth and space phenomena was explored.
"21.09.2016 17:15:38" blogs.nasa.gov U.S. and Russia Targeting Mid-October Cargo Missions Orbital ATK is targeting the Oct. 9-13 time frame for the launch of its next mission to the space station. Two cargo ships are getting ready for a mid-October launch schedule. Meanwhile, the crew conducted routine eye checks and prepared for a fuel combustion experiment.
"21.09.2016 00:15:00" Photos from International Space Station's post The moon, city lights and thunderstorms illuminate these nighttime views of Earth.
"20.09.2016 17:11:06" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Study Pill Properties and Laser Heating Commander Anatoly Ivanishin wrapped up a 24-hour data recording session for a blood circulation study. The Expedition 49 crew is helping the pharmaceutical industry improve drug design while also helping researchers understand the properties of materials burning at high temperatures.
"20.09.2016 14:44:08" NASA's Johnson Space Center NASA celebrates women in the science, technology, engineering and math fields with recording artist Grace Potter performing her song, “Look What We've Become” in this music video shot at Johnson Space Center. The video recognizes the power of women at Celebrate all the amazing women astronauts, scientists, engineers and flight controllers that make the work on the space station possible, and all those who paved the way before them with this new music video by Grace Potter filmed at NASA's Johnson Space
"20.09.2016 00:16:02" blogs.nasa.gov International Space Station Blog: Off The Earth, For The Earth Follow the crew and learn about the science that is taking place on orbit aboard the International Space Station.
"19.09.2016 19:51:02" NASA Technology Just like cars use radiators to keep cool, spacecraft must also be protected from fluctuating temperatures, especially when orbiting the moon. We're testing the next generation of thermal control technologies on the International Space Station. A phase
"19.09.2016 15:42:19" blogs.nasa.gov Orbiting Trio Studies Circulatory System and Body Shape The next crew launch to the International Space Station has also been postponed. The Expedition 49 crew today explored how living in space affects blood circulation, body shape and new technology interaction.
"17.09.2016 14:39:54" blogs.nasa.gov Next Station Crew Launch Postponed ROSCOSMOS decided to postpone the planned September 23, 2016 launch of the manned spacecraft Soyuz MS-02 for technical reasons after tests at the Baikonur Space Center. The launch date of the spacecraft will be announced later.
"17.09.2016 02:29:08" Photos from International Space Station's post MD Anderson Cancer Center patients turned artists talked to Astronaut Kate Rubins, current space station resident, as she modeled their hand-painted spacesuit.
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"16.09.2016 17:37:35" blogs.nasa.gov Botany Research and Medical Training for Crew Today The crew also successfully deployed eight nanosatellites Thursday from Japan's Kibo module. The Expedition 49 trio looked at plant growth today and brushed up on skills to care for a sick or injured crew member.
"16.09.2016 15:00:00" Space to Ground: Be Cool: 9/16/2016 Astronaut Kate Rubins installed a new payload that will test wax to control temperatures. Also, a new set of small satellites were shot from the space station this week.
"15.09.2016 19:43:03" Timeline Photos “Installing an optical diagnostics instrument to analyze hydrocarbon mixtures in microgravity." #AstroKate
"15.09.2016 12:43:54" Timeline Photos “We just finished sequencing the first billion base pairs of DNA off the planet." #AstroKate
"14.09.2016 21:32:58" A Gut Feeling There's 3 pounds of bacteria in your gut, and scientists are learning more about how those bacteria impact human health here on Earth and in space!
Dr. Fred Turek of Northwestern University's Center for Sleep and Circadian Biology is studying that
"14.09.2016 19:38:32" National Geographic We are LIVE from the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, chatting with record-breaking NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams. Chat live now with NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams!
"14.09.2016 17:10:16" blogs.nasa.gov Three Crew Moving Ahead with Variety of Science They are awaiting reinforcements scheduled to join them two days after a Sept. 23 launch from Kazakhstan. The Expedition 49 trio are less than two weeks away from welcoming three new crew members while conducting space science and maintaining station systems
"14.09.2016 16:08:57" NASA JSC Education Tune in to NASA TV (www.nasa.gov/ntv) today at 12:00pm Central to watch Expedition 49 Flight Engineer Kate Rubins chat with students at her alma mater - Vintage High School in Napa, CA.
The students will ask Kate about her first experience in space and
"13.09.2016 22:13:31" Photos from International Space Station's post The countdown to launch continues as the Expedition 49 prime and backup crewmembers participate in a traditional ceremony to raise the flags of the U.S., Russia and Kazakhstan. Shane Kimbrough of NASA and Sergey Ryzhikov and Andrey Borisenko of Roscosmos
"13.09.2016 21:06:39" Timeline Photos NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams just got back from 172 days in space! Having spent 534 days in space across four missions, he holds the record for the most time in space by any U.S. astronaut. Join him for a Facebook Live chat with National Geographic
"13.09.2016 17:57:21" ABC News Secretary of the Army Eric Fanning and NASA astronaut and retired U.S. Army Colonel Timothy Kopra, who recently returned from space, join us from the National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, to talk space history and for a taste test
"13.09.2016 15:47:57" esa.int Space for inspiration: live space Watch live tomorrow as ESA - European Space Agency, astronauts, and other experts discuss the space station and how human spaceflight has changed our daily lives, what the future holds, and the inspiring research and work done across many disciplines and
"13.09.2016 14:34:58" The Weather Channel Hello, Planet Earth. We are LIVE from International Space Station looking at the planet as the sun shines over us. Please write your comments below #facebooklive #space
"12.09.2016 22:00:53" Timeline Photos One more feet and beach selfie for the end of summer!
NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams and NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins conducted a six-hour and 48-minute spacewalk on Sept. 1. The pair successfully retracted a thermal radiator and installed two enhanced HD
"12.09.2016 18:15:37" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration How do astronauts train for a spacewalk? Get a 360-degree immersive virtual reality (VR) viewing experience, featuring exclusive astronaut training footage from our Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) in Houston. The stunning NASA VR/360 video, produced by Dive in and practice training for a spacewalk with astronauts in this 360-degree experience in our Neutral Buoyancy Lab! (view in full-screen and move your cursor or phone around for the full experience)
"11.09.2016 20:12:07" Station Astronaut Frank Culbertson Remembers 9/11 "It was like seeing a wound in the side of your country."
Expedition 3 Commander Frank Culbertson was aboard the International Space Station at the time of the attacks, and the only American off the planet. He captured incredible images of New York City
"10.09.2016 15:00:00" Photos from International Space Station's post The Expedition 49-50 crew members are at the launch site in Kazakhstan trying on their Sokol spacesuits and checking the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft. The crew is due to launch Sept. 23 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on a two-day ride to their new home on orbit.
"09.09.2016 15:10:10" Space to Ground: Record Breaker: 9/8/2016 NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams lands after 172 days in space and breaks a U.S. astronaut record. Williams also entered the BEAM module a second time with NASA astronaut Kate Rubins.
"08.09.2016 23:29:16" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration LIFTOFF! Our OSIRIS-REx spacecraft begins its journey to asteroid Bennu and back! More: https://blogs.nasa.gov/osiris-rex/ Go OSIRIS-REx Sample Return Mission! NASA's first-ever mission to return samples from an asteroid for study here on Earth.
"08.09.2016 22:22:49" Photos from International Space Station's post The next crew to launch to the International Space Station has arrived at its launch site. The Expedition 49-50 crew members are due to launch Sept. 23 from Kazakhstan on a two-day ride to their new home on orbit.
"08.09.2016 21:05:22" #StarTrek50 The creators of Star Trek knew that if humans are to someday explore the universe, we would need to put aside our differences and boldly go forth as citizens of Earth.
NASA and its international partners adopted a similar model when conceiving humanity's
"08.09.2016 17:00:01" blogs.nasa.gov New Crew Preps for Launch at Baikonur Cosmodrome The Expedition 49-50 crew will launch Sept. 23 on a two-day trip to the space station. As one crew gets used to Earth's gravity after 172 days in space, another crew is preparing to launch to the International Space Station in just over two weeks.
"08.09.2016 14:55:27" Timeline Photos In honor of the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, an Enterprise icon is being used in Mission Control to show where the International Space Station is flying over the world.
"08.09.2016 03:56:43" Timeline Photos Welcome home NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams! The Houston team is grateful for your tremendous work during 172 days on the International Space Station.
"07.09.2016 15:00:41" Timeline Photos The Soyuz spacecraft from space as it re-entered Earth's atmosphere last night bringing 3 people back to Earth.
The descent module is coming through the plasma with bits of the instrumentation and propulsion module breaking up behind it.
"07.09.2016 03:04:10" Photos from International Space Station's post The Expedition 48 crew parachuted to a landing in Kazakhstan early Wednesday morning after living 172 days in space. Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls
"07.09.2016 01:53:18" Expedition 48 Lands With Most Experienced NASA Astronaut Expedition 48 crew members Jeff Williams, Alexey Ovchinin and Oleg Skripochka landed their Soyuz TMA-20M spacecraft in Kazakhstan at 9:13 p.m. EDT after 172 days in space. http://go.nasa.gov/2cztYqC
"06.09.2016 22:08:08" Expedition 48 Undocks, Begins Journey to Earth The Expedition 48 crew undocked from the International Space Station at 5:51 p.m. EDT to begin their trip home. Watch as the Soyuz spacecraft undocks and slowly backs away. http://go.nasa.gov/2cyYEs8
"06.09.2016 21:30:00" nasa.gov Watch NASA TV to See Expedition 48 Undock NASA Television provides live coverage of launches, spacewalks and other mission events, as well as the latest news briefings, video files, and the This Week @NASA report. Three crew members are in their Soyuz spacecraft ready to undock today at 5:51 p.m. EDT. Watch NASA TV to see the crew leave their home in space.
"06.09.2016 19:14:13" blogs.nasa.gov Expedition 48 Trio Enters Soyuz and Closes Hatches Expedition 48 will wrap up 172 days in space since their launch in March 2016. At 2:42 p.m. EDT, the Soyuz hatch closed between the International Space Station and the TMA-20M spacecraft.
"06.09.2016 18:15:08" blogs.nasa.gov Live Coverage of Expedition 48 Departure Begins Jeff Williams handed over command of the space station to Anatoly Ivanishin on Monday, Sept. 5. Astronaut Jeff Williams and his crewmates Alexey Ovchinin and Oleg Skripochka are scheduled to return to Earth today at 9:13 p.m. EDT (7:13 a.m. Kazakhstan time, Sept. 7).
"06.09.2016 17:15:01" nasa.gov Watch the Expedition 48 Crew Return to Earth Today NASA Television provides live coverage of launches, spacewalks and other mission events, as well as the latest news briefings, video files, and the This Week @NASA report. Three crew members are scheduled to return to Earth today after 172 days in space. Watch NASA TV for live coverage of their departure activities.
"06.09.2016 13:50:04" NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams Great way to start your Sunday… setting moon, rolling aurora, and the break of dawn.
"06.09.2016 00:45:31" Photos from International Space Station's post Three crew members are returning to Earth on Tuesday after living in space for 172 days. This is the view from their office on orbit.
"04.09.2016 15:15:04" nasa.gov Space Station Spacewalks Friday's spacewalk with astronauts Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins was the 195th in support of station assembly and maintenance.
"03.09.2016 18:30:01" Photos from International Space Station's post The next three space station crew members are getting ready to launch Sept. 23 on a two-day trip to their new home on orbit. They are due to return to Earth in February 2017.
"03.09.2016 15:00:00" Dan Goes to Kazakhstan To bring their space station crew members home, a small NASA team makes the trip from Houston to Kazakhstan. NASA's Dan Huot filmed one such trip in June 2016 when NASA's Tim Kopra landed with British astronaut Tim Peake and Russian cosmonaut Yuri
"02.09.2016 17:12:17" blogs.nasa.gov Spacewalkers Cleaning Up Before Trio Returns Home Tuesday Expedition 48 will return Tuesday inside the Soyuz TMA-20M spacecraft. Two astronauts are cleaning up after a spacewalk while a pair of cosmonauts are getting a Soyuz spacecraft ready for departure after the Labor Day weekend.
"02.09.2016 15:00:00" Space to Ground: Tracking the Tropics: 9/1/2016 The International Space Station had a birds-eye view of three hurricanes before two astronauts conducted a spacewalk. Also, Kate Rubins demonstrated that DNA can be sequenced in space.
"01.09.2016 18:54:36" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Conclude Second Spacewalk of Expedition 48 Spacewalkers have now spent a total of 1,217 hours and 34 minutes working outside the station. Astronauts Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins concluded their spacewalk at 2:41 p.m. EDT after six-hours and 48-minutes.
"01.09.2016 12:01:10" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Begin Second Spacewalk of Expedition 48 Mission This is the 195th spacewalk in support of station assembly and maintenance. Two astronauts switched their spacesuits to battery power at 7:53 a.m. EDT to begin a spacewalk planned to last approximately six-and-a-half hours.
"01.09.2016 10:30:00" nasa.gov Watch NASA TV Now to See Live Spacewalk Coverage Watch NASA TV now as spacewalkers Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins get ready to retract a thermal radiator, tighten struts and install a high-definition camera outside the International Space Station.
"01.09.2016 09:32:19" nasa.gov NASA TV Airs Spacewalk Live at 6:30 A.M. EDT The duo will retract a thermal radiator, tighten struts and install a high-definition camera. NASA TV coverage of Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins next spacewalk begins today at 6:30 a.m. EDT (10:30 a.m. GMT).
"01.09.2016 00:10:00" blogs.nasa.gov Watch NASA TV Thursday for Live Spacewalk Coverage NASA TV coverage will begin at 6:30 a.m. EDT Astronauts Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins will begin a spacewalk at about 8:10 a.m. EDT Thursday. The spacewalkers will retract a thermal radiator, tighten struts and install a high definition camera.
"31.08.2016 21:35:00" Space Station Live: The "Almost" Human Touch Dr. Lenore Rasmussen talks about the Synthetic Muscle experiment that could lead to better coatings for robotics in the harsh environment of space and more human-like prosthetics on Earth.
"31.08.2016 16:15:50" blogs.nasa.gov Astronauts Ready for Thursday Morning Spacewalk Thursday morning's spacewalk is scheduled to begin at 8:05 a.m. EDT and last 6.5 hours. NASA astronauts Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins are ready for Thursday morning's spacewalk. The crew will then turn its attention to the Sept. 6 departure of Expedition 48.
"31.08.2016 15:52:03" NASA JSC Education TODAY: Be sure to tune into NASA TV to see a live Q & A session between students in Hyden, Kentucky and International Space Station astronauts Jeff Williams & Kate Rubins.
The Leslie County High School students will ask questions that focus on living
"31.08.2016 00:30:00" blogs.nasa.gov Spacewalk Preps as Station Orbits over Three Hurricanes A pair of astronauts are two days away from their second spacewalk in as many weeks. The space station cameras also spotted two hurricanes in the Pacific Ocean and one hurricane in the Atlantic Ocean.
"30.08.2016 21:34:28" LIVE NOW: Astronaut Peggy Whitson and spacewalk trainers discuss upcoming mission. Questions about spacewalk or astronaut training? Comment below!
"30.08.2016 18:58:08" Station Orbits Over Three Hurricanes This time-lapse video taken from the space station on Aug. 30 shows Hurricanes Lester and Madeline in the Pacific Ocean, then Gaston in the Atlantic Ocean.
"30.08.2016 17:05:00" Timeline Photos Questions for the Expedition 50/51 crew? Use #askNASA for a chance to have them answered live on NASA TV at 2 p.m. ET today! www.nasa.gov/ntv
"30.08.2016 15:26:35" Station Cameras Capture Tropical Systems in the Pacific and th... Space station cameras spotted three powerful tropical systems churning across the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans on Aug. 30. In order are Hurricanes Lester and Madeline in the Pacific, then Gaston in the Atlantic.
"30.08.2016 00:30:01" nasa.gov First DNA Sequencing in Space a Game Changer The ability to sequence the DNA of living organisms in space opens a whole new world of scientific and medical possibilities. For the first time ever, DNA was successfully sequenced in space by NASA astronaut Kate Rubins this weekend aboard the International Space Station.
"29.08.2016 20:45:00" Animation of Sept. 1 Space Station Spacewalk This animation depicts the activities spacewalkers Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins will perform Sept. 1. The duo will retract a thermal radiator, tighten struts and install a high-definition camera during a 6.5 hour spacewalk.
"29.08.2016 18:48:42" blogs.nasa.gov Crew Preparing for Second Spacewalk and Soyuz Departure Crew Preparing for Second Spacewalk and Soyuz Departure Posted on August 29, 2016 at 2:35 pm by Mark Garcia. Leave a reply Astronaut Jeff Williams is pictured Aug. 19 during a spacewalk to install an international docking adapter. Commander Jeff Williams Two spacewalkers are going back outside the International Space Station Thursday morning. After that, three crew members will return to Earth Sept. 6.
"29.08.2016 15:01:17" Benefits for Humanity: Know Your Water Whether you live Africa, in New York City or in space, you need reliable drinking water to survive. Now you can check the cleanliness of your water using the mWater mobile app based in part on International Space Station technology.
"27.08.2016 15:15:00" Space to Ground: 520 Days and Counting: 8/26/2016 NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams broke the record for most time in space by an American and the SpaceX Dragon was packed for departure this week on Space to Ground.
"26.08.2016 18:28:29" SpaceX Today, Dragon returned home after more than a month stay at the International Space Station. Its mission to the Space Station delivered about 5,000 pounds of critical science and cargo for NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- including
"26.08.2016 17:57:55" SpaceX Headed to port for quick cargo handover to NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration https://instagram.com/p/BJlHdMwD3vc/
"26.08.2016 17:29:18" U.S. Department of the Interior NASA astronauts Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins are live from the International Space Station talking with Secretary Jewell about all things national parks to celebrate the 100th birthday of the National Park Service. Ever wonder what a national park looks
"26.08.2016 16:12:31" blogs.nasa.gov SpaceX Dragon Splashes Down in Pacific Ocean Dragon is returning more than 3,000 pounds of NASA cargo and science samples for research. SpaceX's Dragon cargo craft splashed down in the Pacific Ocean at 11:47 a.m. EDT (3:47 p.m. GMT), approximately 326 miles west of Baja California.
"26.08.2016 10:25:57" Robotic Arm Releases SpaceX Dragon for Splashdown The SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft was released from the International Space Station's robotic arm at 6:11 a.m. EDT (10:11 a.m. GMT). http://go.nasa.gov/2bLnEOO
"26.08.2016 09:45:00" nasa.gov Watch NASA TV Now to See Dragon Depart Station Dragon is currently scheduled to splashdown in the Pacific Ocean about 11:47 a.m. EDT. Watch NASA TV now to see the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft depart the International Space Station at 6:10a.m. EDT (10:10 a.m. GMT) today.
"26.08.2016 08:45:00" blogs.nasa.gov Watch Robotic Arm Release SpaceX Dragon This Morning Release of the spacecraft by the station's robotic arm will begin the Dragon's return to Earth. NASA Television will provide live coverage today of the departure of the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft from the International Space Station beginning at 5:45 a.m. EDT (9:45 a.m. GMT).
"25.08.2016 17:37:18" NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams Patterns and features of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. #FindYourPark #NPS100
"25.08.2016 17:37:05" NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, Maine—center right—is as beautiful from above as it is on the ground. Bangor, Maine visible in the lower left corner. #FindYourPark #NPS100
"25.08.2016 17:35:54" NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration From our unique view in space, we're wishing the National Park Service a happy 100th birthday! See some of the parks from space: http://nasa.tumblr.com/post/149461645004/join-the-party
"25.08.2016 17:23:10" NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams #OTD 1916 the National Park Service was born. Celebrate the centennial with me as I share my photos and personal story. #NPS100 #FindYourPark
"25.08.2016 16:34:02" blogs.nasa.gov Dragon Packed for Friday Morning Departure and Splashdown Astronauts Takuya Onishi and Kate Rubins will release Dragon at 6:10 a.m. EDT Friday. The SpaceX Dragon cargo craft has been packed with science experiments and gear for return to Earth and analysis by NASA engineers.
"24.08.2016 20:30:01" Space Station Live: Measuring Motor Skills Some of the simplest things you do become much more difficult when you try to do them in space. The Fine Motor Skills experiment on the International Space Station is learning how much harder and how crew member's adapt.
"24.08.2016 19:54:41" Timeline Photos The Olympics are over but NASA Astronaut Jeff Williams is still breaking records for total number of days in space!
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"24.08.2016 16:34:34" blogs.nasa.gov Williams Breaks Kelly's Cumulative Time in Space Record Williams will have a NASA record 534 cumulative days by the time he lands Sept. 6 in Kazakhstan. Former astronaut Scott Kelly held the record for most cumulative time in space by a NASA astronaut -- 520 days -- before Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams broke that today.
"24.08.2016 14:22:14" Timeline Photos Questions about the upcoming spacewalk? Use #askNASA. We'll be answering live today at 2 p.m. ET! http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-tv-to-air-us-spacewalk-briefing
"24.08.2016 00:45:05" NASA Interviews Expedition 48 Crew Astronauts Jeff Williams and Kate Rubins talk about their Aug. 19 spacewalk. Williams also discusses breaking former astronaut Scott Kelly's record of 520 cumulative days in space.
"23.08.2016 21:57:29" Timeline Photos Questions about the upcoming spacewalk? Use #askNASA. We'll be answering live tomorrow! http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-tv-to-air-us-spacewalk-briefing