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Feb 8, 2016 11:46 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
Although he's almost 250 miles above the ground, NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly still managed to capture a fleeting glimpse of yesterday's Super Bowl matchup.
Feb 6, 2016 03:00 AM ET // AFP
US astronaut Edgar Mitchell, one of just 12 people to have walked on the moon, has died.
Feb 2, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Between fixing toilets and rescuing zinnias, it turns out that Scott Kelly is a fun astronaut to hang out with.
Jan 25, 2016 12:45 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
As record-breaking snowstorm Jonas ravages the East Coast, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly chronicled its advance north from the International Space Station.
Jan 21, 2016 02:17 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
As mold threatened zinnia flowers in the space station Veggie experiment, investigators decided to take a bold move: allow an astronaut to take care of the flowers without always calling for help from home first.
Jan 15, 2016 02:19 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Today's extravehicular activity outside the International Space Station was cut short after NASA astronaut Tim Kopra reported a 'small amount' of water in his helmet.
Nov 23, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
When considering landing sites on Mars, NASA astronauts say they don’t care where they go -- just don't kill them.
Nov 6, 2015 12:13 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
During a Friday spacewalk around the International Space Station's exterior, two NASA astronauts encountered a small ammonia leak and sustained very minor glove damage.
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