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Lessons in the Wild Prepared CASIS Chief Scientist for Science in Space

Lessons in the Wild Prepared CASIS Chief Scientist for Science in Space

CASIS recently named Dr. Randy Giles as its chief scientist.

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Washington Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on Space Station

Washington Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on Space Station

Students will gather at National Geographic?s headquarters in Washington for an opportunity to speak with a NASA astronaut currently living and working aboard the International Space Station. at noon EDT Thursday, Nov. 3. The 20-minute, ...

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Third Lettuce Crop Begins Growing Aboard Station

Third Lettuce Crop Begins Growing Aboard Station

Just as farmers on Earth are planting leafy greens for the fall growing season, astronauts aboard the International Space Station are planting their third on-orbit crop of red romaine lettuce.

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Feeling the Rhythm

Feeling the Rhythm

The Circadian Rhythms investigation examines whether long-term spaceflight throws off circadian rhythm in astronauts

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NASA Television to Air Return of Three Space Station Crew Members

NASA Television to Air Return of Three Space Station Crew Members

Three crew members on the International Space Station are scheduled to depart the orbital outpost Saturday, Oct. 29, with coverage of activities beginning the day before on NASA Television and the agency?s website.

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Visiting Vehicle Launches, Arrivals and Departures

Visiting Vehicle Launches, Arrivals and Departures

The International Space Station has hosted a variety of spacecraft shuttling crews and delivering supplies.

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Weekly Recap From the Expedition Lead Scientist

Weekly Recap From the Expedition Lead Scientist

Expedition 49 is hard at work 200-plus miles above us! Catch this weeks research highlights here.

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NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Available for Interviews Before Space Station Launch

NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Available for Interviews Before Space Station Launch

NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson will be available for live satellite interviews from the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, on Thursday, Oct. 27, before her launch to the International Space Station. She will answer questions ...

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Let There Be (Better) Light

Let There Be (Better) Light

As the International Space Station circles the Earth every 90 minutes, astronauts pass through sunlight and darkness multiple times every 24 hours. That really disrupts a person?s daily rhythms.

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NASA Astronaut Shane Kimbrough, Crewmates Launch to Space Station to Continue Research

NASA Astronaut Shane Kimbrough, Crewmates Launch to Space Station to Continue Research

Three crew members representing the United States and Russia are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 4:05 a.m. EDT Wednesday (2:05 p.m. Baikonur time).

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