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Of Strawberry Jelly and Earthquakes: Space Station Investigation Studies Colloids in Microgravity

Of Strawberry Jelly and Earthquakes: Space Station Investigation Studies Colloids in Microgravity

If you think your strawberry jelly is unrelated to earthquakes, think again.

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of May 13, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of May 13, 2019

The members of Expedition 59 continued work on dozens of science experiments aboard the International Space Station. Many of these experiments contribute knowledge and technology needed for sustained presence on the moon as well as future ...

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Texas Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on International Space Station

Texas Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on International Space Station

Students in Texas will have an opportunity next week to speak with a NASA astronaut aboard the International Space Station.

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NASA Invites Media to Watch Drone Traffic Management Testing

NASA Invites Media to Watch Drone Traffic Management Testing

NASA is entering the final stage of testing its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Traffic Management (UTM) platform and invites media to learn more and watch drone demonstrations Tuesday, May 21, in Reno, Nevada.

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NASA Testing Method to Grow Bigger Plants in Space

NASA Testing Method to Grow Bigger Plants in Space

In an effort to increase the ability to provide astronauts nutrients on long-duration missions as the agency plans to sustainably return to the Moon and move forward to Mars, the Veg-PONDS-02 experiment is currently underway aboard the ...

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Media Invited to SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch of Four NASA Missions

Media Invited to SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch of Four NASA Missions

Media accreditation is open for SpaceX’s third Falcon Heavy launch, targeted for Saturday, June 22, from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of May 6, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of May 6, 2019

The six crew members currently aboard the International Space Station received a new batch of science experiments on SpaceX CRS 17 last week.

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Analyze This: Space Station Facility Enables Rapid Biomedical Analysis

Analyze This: Space Station Facility Enables Rapid Biomedical Analysis

In its role as a unique orbiting laboratory, the International Space Station provides a broad range of equipment for conducting health and life sciences research. However, the equipment available for cellular and molecular biology is limited ...

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How Mission Control Used Robotics to Successfully Restore Full Power for the Space Station

How Mission Control Used Robotics to Successfully Restore Full Power for the Space Station

Robotics ground controllers in NASA’s Mission Control Center at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston successfully replaced a failed Main Bus Switching Unit (MBSU) on the International Space Station with a spare using robotic operations on ...

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Kansas Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

Kansas Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

Students from Kansas will have an opportunity this week to speak with a NASA astronaut aboard the International Space Station who also hails from the Sunflower State.

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