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NASA to Launch $23 Million Titanium Space Toilet, Designed Better For Female Astronauts

A flight carrying NASA's new $23 million titanium space toilet, designed as a better fit for female astronauts, failed to launch late Thursday and...

Life on Earth Could Have Sprung From Bacteria From Space: Researchers

Researchers in Japan have provided more evidence supporting the theory that all life on Earth could have sprung from bacteria that landed on the...

Jeanette Epps: The First Black Woman ISS Crew Member

NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps is set to become the first Black woman to serve as an International Space Station (ISS) crew member after the...

2 US Astronauts Return Back From International Space Station

Two U.S. astronauts returned to Earth on Sunday, splashing safely into the Gulf of Mexico after a two-month mission to the International Space Station...

Robot Equipped with Emotion-Sensing Heads to International Space Station

An intelligent robot equipped with emotion-sensing voice detectors was headed to the International Space Station after launching from Florida on Thursday, becoming the latest...

NASA to Open Parts of ISS to More Commercial Opportunities Including Private Astronaut Missions

NASA will open parts of the International Space Station to more commercial opportunities, it announced Friday, allowing companies to use the space station's facilities...

Power Shortage in ISS Delays SpaceX Supply Run

A major power shortage at the International Space Station has delayed this week's SpaceX supply run. SpaceX was supposed to launch a shipment Wednesday. But...

SpaceX Crew Dragon Capsule Undocks from International Space Station

The SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule has undocked from the International Space Station. The Dragon pulled away from the station early Friday, and an Atlantic Ocean...

SpaceX Delivers AI Robot With Ice Cream And Brown Mice

The International Space Station got its first robot with artificial intelligence Monday, along with some berries, ice cream and identical brown mice. SpaceX's capsule reached...

US Senators Want NASA To Extend The ISS Life Until At Least 2028

NASA should extend the life of the International Space Station (ISS) until at least 2028, two US Senators said in a hearing to examine...

Why NASA sent human sperm to space?

With talk of space tourism and even trips to Mars, NASA has launched human sperm to the International Space Station (ISS) to test what...

Space station crew will experience New Year’s Eve 16 times, says NASA

As the astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) orbit Earth once every 90 minutes, they will experience New Year’s Eve 16 times, NASA...

SpaceX Capsule by NASA Carries tons of Science Experiments, Ice Cream to the International Space Station

SpaceX landed its leftover booster back at Cape Canaveral shortly after liftoff, a key to its long-term effort to recycle rockets and reduce costs. ...

SpaceX Launches First Recycled Cargo Ship to the International Space Station

This Dragon capsule, meanwhile, came back for take two following a few modifications and much testing The plan is to launch the booster...

US President Donald Trump makes a special Earth-to-space call to congratulate NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson

Washington, April 25, 2017: US President Donald Trump made a special Earth-to-space call to congratulate NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson for her record-breaking stay aboard the...

US President Donald Trump to make special Earth-to-space call from the Oval Office on April 24

Washington April 20, 2017: US President Donald Trump will make a special Earth-to-space call from the Oval Office to personally congratulate NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson for...

Don’t miss NASA’s first ever live 4K video stream from Space: Peggy Whitson to take viewers 400 km off Earth on April 26

Washington, April 12, 2017: In the first-ever live 4K video stream from space, NASA astronaut and Expedition 51 commander Peggy Whitson will take viewers more...

NASA creates mixed reality International Space Station (ISS) to train Astronauts and Engineers

Washington, March 27, 2017: NASA has partnered with real-time visualization platform Epic Games' Unreal Engine to create a mixed reality International Space Station (ISS) that...

US Space Agency NASA Developing Food Bars to feed Astronauts during 6 month Journey for Mars

Nov 28, 2016: A journey to Mars presents many challenges, not the least of which will be how to feed the astronauts during what...

Oldest and Most Experienced US Female Astronaut Peggy Whitson Sets another Record in Orbit

Nov 20, 2016: The International Space Station has gained three new residents, including the oldest and most experienced female astronaut ever to orbit the...

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