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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 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.
Jan 14, 2016 04:15 PM ET // Irene Klotz
After losing a bid to SpaceX and Boeing to taxi astronauts to the International Space Station, Sierra Nevada’s miniature space shuttle Dream Chaser will have a new mission -- flying cargo for NASA.
Jan 11, 2016 02:14 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Among real space explorers, few songs have resonated as powerfully as David Bowie’s iconic 'Space Oddity.'
Jan 7, 2016 03:01 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Four zinnia plants on the International Space Station are sickly or dead after mold was discovered in the Veggie experiment facility in late December, according to NASA.
Dec 15, 2015 03:20 PM ET // AFP
Tim Peake, the first official British astronaut to travel to the International Space Station, on Tuesday docked with the orbiting laboratory with two other spacemen.
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.
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