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Nantucket Students to Speak to Space Station Commander

Nantucket Students to Speak to Space Station Commander

Massachusetts students will speak with a NASA astronaut on the International Space Station on Thursday, Dec. 15.

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Space Station Experiment Marks Five Years Probing Cosmic Ray Mysteries

Space Station Experiment Marks Five Years Probing Cosmic Ray Mysteries

Cosmic rays could also tell us something about dark matter, which has never been detected directly.

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Weekly Recap From the Expedition Lead Scientist

Weekly Recap From the Expedition Lead Scientist

Expedition 50 is hard at work 200-plus miles above us! Catch this weeks research highlights here.

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International Partnership with Europe Extended for Space Station, Orion

International Partnership with Europe Extended for Space Station, Orion

NASA and ESA (European Space Agency) will continue their international cooperation in space, extending humanity?s presence farther into the solar system than ever before.

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NASA TV Coverage Set for Japanese Cargo Ship Destined for Space Station

NASA TV Coverage Set for Japanese Cargo Ship Destined for Space Station

The launch of a Japanese cargo ship to the International Space Station, and its arrival at the orbiting laboratory, will be broadcast Dec. 9 and 13 on NASA Television and the agency?s website.

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Space Gardener Shane Kimbrough Enjoys First of Multiple Harvests

Space Gardener Shane Kimbrough Enjoys First of Multiple Harvests

For a mid-afternoon snack, NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough cut and ate some of the "Outredgeous" Red Romaine lettuce leaves he nurtured during the past month aboard the International Space Station.

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Weekly Recap From the Expedition Lead Scientist

Weekly Recap From the Expedition Lead Scientist

Expedition 50 is hard at work 200-plus miles above us! Catch this weeks research highlights here.

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Russian Resupply Ship Experiences Anomaly; International Space Station Crew is Fine

Russian Resupply Ship Experiences Anomaly; International Space Station Crew is Fine

The Russian space agency Roscosmos has confirmed a Progress cargo resupply spacecraft bound for the International Space Station has been lost. The spacecraft launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan Thursday on a Soyuz rocket, but ...

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NASA Television to Air International Space Station Cargo Ship Launch, Docking

NASA Television to Air International Space Station Cargo Ship Launch, Docking

A Russian cargo spacecraft is set to launch Thursday, Dec. 1, to deliver more than two and a half tons of food, fuel and supplies to the International Space Station crew. Coverage on NASA Television and the agency?s website begins at 9:30 a.m. ...

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Gone with the Wind: Mission Conclusion for Instrument to Monitor Ocean Winds

Gone with the Wind: Mission Conclusion for Instrument to Monitor Ocean Winds

Because of its ability to monitor weather systems around the world, RapidScat played a vital role in storm prediction and allowed maritime and air traffic time to avoid potentially dangerous weather conditions.

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