Meet astronaut David Saint-Jacques, the next Canadian to travel to the International Space Station in Nov. 2018. The post David Saint-Jacques on space exploration and what it takes to become an astronaut appeared first on Macleans.c...
When word got out that the Trump administration wanted to end government funding of the International Space Station by 2025, resistance to the idea was swift and forceful.
Human Spaceflight and exploration image of the week: ESA's first Automated Transfer Vehicle was launched to the International Space Station a decade ago
INTERNATIONAL - After four days, thousands of stalls, 2300 companies exhibiting, and more than 100000 square metres of floor space to traverse, here are some of the more interesting gadgets from this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Smart...Show More Summary
The International Space Station (ISS) is about to get a strange new crew member. The Crew Interactive Mobile Companion – or CIMON for short – is described by Airbus as a kind of flying brain, and will assist with experiments during the...Show More Summary
MARK WHITTINGTON IN THE WSJ: We Need Our Private Space: Trump is setting the stage for commerce in low Earth orbit. One of the more controversial aspects of President Trump’s new space policy is his plan to privatize the International Space Station. The savings, around $3 billion a year, would be plowed into a lunar […]
Two NASA astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut returned to Earth on Wednesday, rounding off a mission of more than five months aboard the International Space Station.
Three astronauts face a bitterly cold homecoming after nearly six months aboard the International Space Station.
The Trump administration would like to see NASA pull back from the International Space Station. Former NASA astronaut Sandra Magnus explains why private companies would be eager to pick up the slack.
After a year in residence, the former astronaut is very familiar with the orbiting outpost.
A Russian cosmonaut and two NASA astronauts close out a lengthy stay aboard the International Space Station
Siri cracked under pressure and Google doesn't have the right stuff, but CIMON should be mission ready by June.
(ESA/Hubble Information Centre) An international team of scientists has used the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to study the atmosphere of the hot exoplanet WASP-39b. By combining this new data with older data they created the most complete study yet of an exoplanet atmosphere. Show More Summary
He also negotiated with foreign partners on other projects, including the Mars rover Curiosity.
Human and robotic exploration image of the week: The wintry beauty of the Alps from the International Space Station
Maunakea, Hawaii - An international team of astronomers led by the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) has made a surprising discovery about the birthplace of groups of stars located in the halo of our Milky Way galaxy. These halo...Show More Summary
(W. M. Keck Observatory) An international team of astronomers has made a surprising discovery about the birthplace of groups of stars located in the halo of our Milky Way galaxy. In a study published today in the journal Nature, astronomers...Show More Summary
Space is a cold and unforgiving place — but astronauts are still surviving in orbit around our little blue marble thanks to the wonder that is the International Space Station. They can’t do it alone, however. We’re constantly sending up supplies to keep the space station running. What sort of supplies do the astronauts need [...]Show More Summary
Follow in the footsteps of British astronaut Tim Peake as you make the 400km descent from the International Space Station back to earth in the Soyuz TMA-19M capsule. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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