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20 Years Ago, Space Station Construction Begins

20 Years Ago, Space Station Construction Begins

20 Years Ago, ISS Construction Begins

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NASA to Launch New Refueling Mission, Helping Spacecraft Live Longer and Journey Farther

NASA to Launch New Refueling Mission, Helping Spacecraft Live Longer and Journey Farther

NASA will lay the foundation for satellite life extension and duration space exploration with the upcoming launch of RRM3, a mission that will pioneer techniques for storing and replenishing cryogenic spacecraft fuel.

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NASAs Quiet Supersonic Technology Project Passes Major Milestone

NASAs Quiet Supersonic Technology Project Passes Major Milestone

NASA has officially committed to a development timeline that will lead to the first flight of its X-59 Quiet Supersonic Technology (QueSST) aircraft in just three years.

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Making Sense of Human Senses in Space

Making Sense of Human Senses in Space

In space, like on Earth, people sometimes cannot believe their eyes. Or their ears. Or even their body’s orientation.

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NASA, Northrop Grumman Launch Space Station, National Lab Cargo

NASA, Northrop Grumman Launch Space Station, National Lab Cargo

Northrop Grummans Cygnus spacecraft is on its way to the International Space Station with about 7,400 pounds of cargo after launching at 4:01 a.m. EST Saturday from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s Eastern Shore.

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of November 12, 2018

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of November 12, 2018

The Expedition 57 crew members aboard the International Space Station spent the week conducting scientific investigations and preparing for the arrival of Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus vehicle, currently scheduled for launch early Saturday morning.

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NASA to Air Launch of Russian Cargo Ship, Docking at International Space Station

NASA to Air Launch of Russian Cargo Ship, Docking at International Space Station

Loaded with almost three tons of food, fuel and supplies, a Russian Progress cargo spacecraft is scheduled to launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 1:14 p.m. EST Friday, Nov. 16 (12:14 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, Baikonur time), to ...

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New York Students to Speak with Astronaut Aboard Space Station

New York Students to Speak with Astronaut Aboard Space Station

NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor, currently orbiting Earth as part of the International Space Station’s Expedition 57 crew, will answer questions from students at New York’s University Prep Charter High School at 11:05 a.m. EST Friday, Nov. 16.

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of November 5, 2018

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of November 5, 2018

In addition to preparation for the arrival of cargo vehicles, the Expedition 57 crew members aboard the International Space Station spent time maintaining space-grown plants, continuing research on DNA and RNA sequencing in microgravity and ...

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NASA TV Coverage Set for Nov. 15 Cygnus Launch to International Space Station

NASA TV Coverage Set for Nov. 15 Cygnus Launch to International Space Station

NASA’s commercial partner Northrop Grumman is scheduled to launch its Antares rocket, carrying the Cygnus cargo spacecraft to the International Space Station, at 4:49 a.m. EST Thursday, Nov. 15. The launch, as well as briefings preceding and ...

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