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Dec 24, 2013 09:39 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The space station's cooling system is getting a final fix for the holidays.
Dec 23, 2013 07:47 AM ET
A major equipment failure on the International Space Station has made for a rough week for the six astronauts living aboard. Two of those astronauts will be doing a Christmas Day spacewalk to fix the problem.Trace tells us what's gone wrong up there.
Dec 21, 2013 05:30 PM ET // Robert Z. Pearlman, collectSPACE.com Editor
The first of several urgent spacewalks to fix the vital cooling system on the ISS wrapped up ahead of schedule.
Aug 22, 2013 12:30 PM ET // Irene Klotz
On July 16, a NASA-trained Italian astronaut named Luca Parmitano faced more than a few dire moments when his spacesuit helmet started filling with water. Continue reading →
May 10, 2013 12:00 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
After the discovery of a leak of ammonia coolant supplying one of the International Space Station solar arrays on Thursday, NASA managers have decided to plan for an unscheduled spacewalk on Saturday to repair the problem. Continue reading →
Jul 12, 2011 12:35 PM ET // Irene Klotz
In space, they can hear you scream -- if you're near a microphone -- but whistling is another matter entirely.
May 21, 2012 03:16 PM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
On May 21, 1965, NASA released the Gemini 4 press kit -- in it was a surprise paragraph, one that would change the shape of NASA spaceflight history forever.
Jun 3, 2012 02:01 PM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
On the afternoon of June 3, 1965, Ed White stood up on his seat and stuck his head out of Gemini 4's open hatch into space.