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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of October 28, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of October 28, 2019

Scientific investigations currently under way on the International Space Station include research into growing plants in space, autonomous robots, and various ways the body adapts to space.

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A series of spacewalks four years in the making will attempt to revive a scientific experiment

A series of spacewalks four years in the making will attempt to revive a scientific experiment

The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer - 02 (AMS-02) has been looking for evidence of dark matter from the vantage point of the International Space Station since 2011.

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NASA Counts Down to Twenty Years of Continuous Human Presence on International Space Station

NASA Counts Down to Twenty Years of Continuous Human Presence on International Space Station

On Oct. 31, 2000, veteran NASA astronaut William “Shep” Shepherd left Earth on a journey to the International Space Station with the distinction of becoming its first commander.

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NASA Selects Minority-Serving Institutions to Advance Aerospace Manufacturing

NASA Selects Minority-Serving Institutions to Advance Aerospace Manufacturing

The Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) of NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement is partnering with the agency’s Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate to provide students at minority-serving institutions the education and ...

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NASA Assigns Chris Cassidy to Next Space Station Crew, Holds Media Briefing

NASA Assigns Chris Cassidy to Next Space Station Crew, Holds Media Briefing

NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy will return to the International Space Station next April.

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NASA TV to Air Departure of Japanese Cargo Spacecraft from Space Station

NASA TV to Air Departure of Japanese Cargo Spacecraft from Space Station

NASA will broadcast the departure of a Japanese cargo spacecraft from the International Space Station beginning at 1 p.m. EDT Friday, Nov. 1, on NASA Television and the agency’s website.

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Space Station Science Highlights: Week of October 21, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of October 21, 2019

Following the first all-woman space walk on Friday, Oct. 18, the crew of the International Space Station spent the week of Oct. 21 conducting scientific studies on amyloid fiber formation, the human gut biota and more.

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NASA Television Coverage Set for Cygnus Resupply Mission to International Space Station

NASA Television Coverage Set for Cygnus Resupply Mission to International Space Station

NASA commercial cargo provider Northrop Grumman is scheduled to launch its next resupply mission to the International Space Station at 9:59 a.m. EDT Saturday, Nov. 2. NASA’s prelaunch coverage will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s ...

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Maine Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

Maine Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

Students from Maine will have an opportunity next week to talk live with a NASA astronaut aboard the International Space Station.

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NASA, Amazon Web Services Test the Cloud to Stream Live from Space

NASA, Amazon Web Services Test the Cloud to Stream Live from Space

NASA astronauts Christina Koch, Jessica Meir and Andrew Morgan appeared live from the International Space Station today at the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) 2019 conference in Los Angeles.

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