When an astronaut aboard the International Space Station trained a camera on a picturesque view of the northern Mediterranean Sea, the space flyer instead captured a unique effect created by the reflection of the moon on the surface of the water.
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.
Between fixing toilets and rescuing zinnias, it turns out that Scott Kelly is a fun astronaut to hang out with.
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.
A bright orange zinnia has blossomed aboard the International Space Station.
Each step of the six-and-a-half hour historic spacewalk was meticulously planned.
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.
Among real space explorers, few songs have resonated as powerfully as David Bowie’s iconic 'Space Oddity.'
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