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Northrop Grumman Carries Technology, Scientific Investigations on Mission to Space Station

Northrop Grumman Carries Technology, Scientific Investigations on Mission to Space Station

A Northrop Grumman Cygnus spacecraft scheduled to liftoff on April 17 carries supplies and scientific experiments to the International Space Station.

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NASA Hosts Media Teleconference to Share Twins Study Results

NASA Hosts Media Teleconference to Share Twins Study Results

NASA will host a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, April 11, to share the results of a study – embargoed by the journal Science until that time – evaluating identical twin astronauts Scott and Mark Kelly.

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NASA Highlights Science on Next Northrop Grumman Mission to Space Station

NASA Highlights Science on Next Northrop Grumman Mission to Space Station

NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, April 10, to discuss select science investigations and technology demonstrations launching on the next Northrop Grumman commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station.

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Counting the Many Ways the International Space Station Benefits Humanity

Counting the Many Ways the International Space Station Benefits Humanity

The third edition of NASA’s “International Space Station Benefits for Humanity” book now is available.

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of March 25, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of March 25, 2019

Last week, the six astronauts of Expedition 59 aboard the International Space Station prepared for the second spacewalk in as many weeks, and conducted science experiments on the orbiting lab.

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Designing a Key to Unlock Parkinsons Disease

Designing a Key to Unlock Parkinsons Disease

Parkinson’s disease affects more than 5 million people on Earth. Research on the International Space Station could provide insight into this chronic neurodegenerative disease and help scientists find ways to treat and prevent it.

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NASA Announces Winners of Recycling in Space Challenge

NASA Announces Winners of Recycling in Space Challenge

Figuring out how to repurpose food packaging, plastic, paper, fabric and other types of waste without gravity to work with is difficult. That’s why NASA, in partnership with NineSigma, created the Recycling in Space Challenge.

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NASA Television to Broadcast Launch, Docking of Space Station Cargo Ship

NASA Television to Broadcast Launch, Docking of Space Station Cargo Ship

A Russian Progress cargo ship is scheduled to launch on a three-hour flight to the International Space Station Thursday, April 4.

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Spacewalk Reassignments: Whats the Deal?

Spacewalk Reassignments: Whats the Deal?

On Friday, March 29, Christina Koch and Anne McClain were scheduled to perform a spacewalk together to upgrade the power systems of the International Space Station. Now, Christina Koch and Nick Hague will be performing this upcoming spacewalk, ...

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of March 18, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of March 18, 2019

Last week on the International Space Station, Expedition 58 crew members were joined by those of Expedition 59. Once again at a full complement of six, the crew conducted science experiments and prepared for the first of three planned space walks.

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