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Saturday, Aug 08, 2020

International space station

Jun 26, 2020 15:59
NASA is crowdsourcing ideas for the Lunar Loo design to replace the fan-based suction toilets and diapers. read more
May 15, 2020 17:30
When the seeds returned to Earth, 600,000 children from schools and groups in the UK took part in an experiment, supported by the UK Space Agency, to plant them and monitor their growth, comparing it to that of seeds that had remained on Earth. read more
Apr 22, 2020 13:38
On Earth Day 2020, three astronauts gave the people a positive yet heart-touching message from the International Space Station. read more
Mar 08, 2020 14:27
Red romaine lettuce, grown on board the International Space Station (ISS), is as nutritious as counterparts grown on the Earth, an advance that may help astronauts grow safe, fresh food during space missions. read more
Feb 12, 2020 11:57
The candidates will need at least two years’ professional experience, or, in the case of pilots, 1,000 hours of pilot-in-command time. read more
Jan 29, 2020 09:26
NASA astronaut Christina Koch has been living on the International Space Station since March and returns to Earth on Feb. 6, landing in Kazakhstan with two colleagues aboard a Russian capsule. read more
Sep 19, 2019 18:51
The plan that will be fully functional by the year 2027 is the only space-based tourism option to date in development. read more
Sep 18, 2019 09:46
Brad Pitt, the star of upcoming space epic Ad Astra, talked to an ISS astronaut before his film’s release. In his conversation, he talked about India’s Moon lander mission, Chandrayaan-2. read more
Sep 12, 2019 16:57
In the experiment which NASA called Microgravity Investigation of Cement Solidification (MICS) project, researchers mixed tricalcium silicate (C3S) -- popular ingredient of cement -- and water outside of Earth’s gravity for the first time. read more
Aug 25, 2019 12:36
NASA astronaut Anne McClain’s spouse Summer Worden had claimed that McClain accessed her bank account from a NASA-owned computer, touted as the “first crime in space”. read more
Aug 25, 2019 08:36
Astronaut Anne McClain is accused of identity theft and improperly accessing her estranged wife’s private financial records while on a sixth-month mission aboard the International Space Station (ISS), the Times said. read more
Jun 14, 2019 07:03
India’s space station will be an extension of the Gaganyaan mission — the human spaceflight programme — and will help in carrying out microgravity and biological experiments. It is likely to weigh 20 tonnes, much less than ISS’s 419 tonnes. read more
Apr 18, 2019 14:23
Koch, 40, arrived on the ISS on March 14 with two other crew members -- an American and a Russian -- for what was initially planned to be a six-month mission. read more
Apr 06, 2019 16:27
Criticising India for the tests, NASA had described it as a “terrible, terrible” thing that had endangered the International Space Station (ISS). read more
Apr 05, 2019 22:22
Bridenstine wrote that he made clear then that space debris was a “serious issue” for the United States and its was a shared responsibility of all nations operating in space. read more