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“International Space Station”

Jul 23, 2014 05:55 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
In a Twitter update posted by European Space Agency astronaut Alex Gerst the conflict in Gaza and Israel has taken an orbital twist. Continue reading →
Jul 17, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
NASA is working on a low-tech solution to the problem of clothing its astronauts and others living aboard the International Space Station. Continue reading →
Jun 21, 2014 12:29 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
Fortunately for the six-man crew orbiting over 200 miles above our heads, NASA has an infrastructure in place that allows live and recorded terrestrial television to be beamed into low-Earth orbit. Continue reading →
Jun 20, 2014 01:18 PM ET
It's not all crazy spacewalks and hard astronaut labor up on the International Space Station. They can tune into the World Cup, same as us -- well with a bit of special attention from down here.
Jun 16, 2014 01:46 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
There are few technologies as exciting as 3-D printing and a prototype printer has been given the all-clear by NASA for a microgravity mission to the International Space Station.
Jun 12, 2014 11:37 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
The source of smoke reported on the International Space Station was quickly identified before there was any threat to the crew on Tuesday night. Continue reading →
Jun 9, 2014 11:55 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
NASA beamed a high-definition video from the International Space Station down to Earth Thursday (June 5) in a demonstration that could pave the way for much speedier deep-space communications down the road.
Jun 2, 2014 11:05 AM ET
NASA has seen the future, and it is inflatable. Find out what makes pumped-up ships so intriguing that the agency is deploying one to the International Space Station in 2015.
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