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NASA Updates Broadcast of Next Space Station Resupply Launch, Prelaunch Activities

NASA Updates Broadcast of Next Space Station Resupply Launch, Prelaunch Activities

NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX now is targeting 6:24 p.m. EDT Wednesday, July 24, for the launch of its 18th resupply mission to the International Space Station. Live coverage will begin on NASA Television and the agency’s website with ...

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of July 15, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of July 15, 2019

Scientific investigations conducted aboard the International Space Station last week included work on muscle health, changes to the body, and growing moss in space as well as other research.

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Harnessing the power of microbes for mining in space

Harnessing the power of microbes for mining in space

For centuries, people have done the hard work of mining useful minerals and metals from solid rock. Then, scientists learned how to harness the power of tiny microbes to do some of this labor.

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of July 8, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of July 8, 2019

The three members of Expedition 60 currently aboard the International Space Station conducted scientific investigations last week on improved lighting, bone health, growing and enjoying food in space and more.

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NASA to Broadcast Next Space Station Resupply Launch, Prelaunch Activities

NASA to Broadcast Next Space Station Resupply Launch, Prelaunch Activities

NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting 7:35 p.m. EDT Sunday, July 21, for the launch of its 18th agency-contracted resupply mission to the International Space Station. Live coverage will begin on NASA Television and the agency’s ...

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NASA to Broadcast Launch, Arrival of Astronaut Andrew Morgan at Space Station

NASA to Broadcast Launch, Arrival of Astronaut Andrew Morgan at Space Station

A multinational crew of space travelers, including NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan, is scheduled to arrive at the International Space Station on Saturday, July 20 – the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s historic landing on the Moon. NASA Television ...

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Media Invited to News Conference, Interviews with Next Space Station Crew

Media Invited to News Conference, Interviews with Next Space Station Crew

NASA astronaut Jessica Meir, along with crewmates Oleg Skripochka of the Russian space agency Roscosmos and Hazzaa Ali Almansoori of the United Arab Emirates, a Roscosmos spaceflight participant, will discuss the upcoming Expeditions 60 and 61 ...

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of July 1, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of July 1, 2019

Crew members aboard the International Space Station conducted scientific investigations last week that tracked radiation, studied heat transfer in space and supported future explorations.

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Science Soars to the Space Station on SpaceX CRS-18

Science Soars to the Space Station on SpaceX CRS-18

Dozens of scientific experiments are scheduled to travel to the International Space Station aboard a Dragon cargo spacecraft in late July.

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New York City Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts on Space Station

New York City Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts on Space Station

Students in New York City will have an opportunity next week to talk with NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station.

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