The Expedition 53 crew received a surprise with the recent arrival of the Cygnus spacecraft at the International Space Station – a make your own pizza kit! Watch as the astronauts make their own pizzas… without cheese, unfortunately....Show More Summary
The smoke-filled images were taken from the International Space Station.
On December 12, SpaceX will launch a Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, sending an uncrewed Dragon cargo capsule filled with supplies to the International Space Station. No big deal, except that two components, both the first stage rocket and the spacecraft, have already flown on previous missions. That's never happened before. More »
As wildfires in California rage on Earth, astronauts watch from space. Crewmembers onboard the International Space Station have taken some particularly arresting images of smoke plumes pouring out of the fires burning more than 100,000 acres of land in Southern California. Show More Summary
A NASA astronaut on board the International Space Station caught sight of a meteor streaking into a beautiful shooting star.
The NASA astronaut and naval pilot Scott Kelly put his “Endurance” to the test, both on Earth and beyond.
There's no escape from the hail of tiny pieces of space trash.
Margaret Lazarus Dean discusses writing with the astronaut Scott Kelly, who recently released a memoir, “Endurance,” about his yearlong mission on the International Space Station.
NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik photographed Orbital ATK's Cygnus cargo spacecraft at sunrise, prior to its departure from the International Space Station at 8:11 a.m., Dec. 6, 2017. Expedition 53 Flight Engineers Mark Vande Hei and Joe Acaba of NASA gave the station's Canadarm2 robotic arm the command to release Cygnus.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) A spaceborne lidar instrument that fired more laser pulses than any previous orbiting instrument has ended its operations on the International Space Station, after a successful 33-month mission to measure clouds and tiny atmospheric particles that play key roles in Earth's climate and weather.
HOUSEKEEPING HASN’T CALLED IN SEVENTEEN YEARS: The International Space Station is as gross as your own home.
This is a video of astronauts aboard the International Space Station making their own pizzas and throwing a little weightless, bakeless pizza party. Boboli pizza crusts and Boar's Head brand pepperoni? These space rangers are eatingShow More Summary
Dubai's ruler on Wednesday launched the United Arab Emirates' first space programme aimed at sending four Emirati astronauts to the International Space Station within five years.
The moon and International Space Station are two of the brightest objects in the night sky, so whenever they team up, it's bound to be spectacular. On Dec. 2, the Space Station passed over the face of the moon, showing off itsShow More Summary
When you think of the International Space Station — that huge floating laboratory cruising through Earth's atmosphere that has housed dozens of different astronauts and cosmonauts over the years — what image does your mind paint? IfShow More Summary
The crew of Expedition 53 on the International Space Station couldn’t order delivery, so they decided to make some pizzas for themselves. We assumed all of toppings would just float off in the microgravity environment, but with enough sauce, they seem to stick pretty well.
Microbiologists at the University of California, Davis who analyzed swabs taken by astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS) and compared them with samples from homes on earth as well as the Human Microbiome Project found that the microbial community in this unique habitat was very diverse and more closely resembled that of homes than of humans.
ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli completes some tests in the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, or BEAM, on the International Space Station.
The International Space Station, with a crew of six onboard, is seen in silhouette as it transits the Moon at roughly five miles per second, Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, in Manchester Township, York County, Pennsylvania.
The more time humans spend in space, the more important it becomes for scientists to understand space microbiomes.