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Mar 19, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Sarah Lewin, Space.com
A Russian Soyuz rocket launched a joint U.S.-Russian crew to the International Space Station Friday (March 18), a space team that includes an astronaut aiming to break an American spaceflight record recently set by NASA's year-in-space astronaut Scott Kelly.
Mar 18, 2016 12:30 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
Three new crewmembers will launch toward the International Space Station (ISS) this evening (March 18), and you can watch all the spaceflight action live.
Mar 1, 2016 11:55 PM ET // AFP
US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko returned to Earth Wednesday after spending almost a year in space in a ground-breaking experiment foreshadowing a potential manned mission to Mars.
Feb 19, 2016 03:48 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Mir may have had its problems, but the space station set a precedent for international cooperation and advanced the science of space travel.
Dec 7, 2015 12:19 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
We all know how essential that morning cup of coffee is. Spacelings on the International Space Station, however, have to enjoy it differently.
Nov 3, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
After 15 years of a continuous crewed presence, here are just a few of the highs and lows of humanity's most ambitious international endeavor in space.
Sep 6, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Frankie Rendon
Floating around in microgravity -- sounds fun, right? Although escaping Earth's gravitational well is a great weight-loss solution, it comes with many dangers. Here are some pros and cons of escaping gravity's pull.
Sep 2, 2015 06:30 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
Three new crew members launched toward the International Space Station early Wednesday morning.
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