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Feb 6, 2016 03:00 AM ET // AFP
US astronaut Edgar Mitchell, one of just 12 people to have walked on the moon, has died.
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 28, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Three decades after NASA's Space Shuttle Challenger exploded shortly after lift-off, we take a look back at that terrible morning in 1986 and its powerful legacy.
Jan 25, 2016 12:45 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
As record-breaking snowstorm Jonas ravages the East Coast, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly chronicled its advance north from the International Space Station.
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 19, 2016 10:38 AM ET // AFP
A bright orange zinnia has blossomed aboard the International Space Station.
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 12, 2016 02:50 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Experience low gravity on Earth just by donning a pair of shoes. Continue reading →
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