NASA, already in a serious financial pickle with the Russians, may soon look to Boeing for help.
When the space agency retired its last space shuttle in July 2011, it expected commercial carriers.. Business Insider
NASA is considering acquiring two seats on the Russian Soyuz spacecrafts to transport crews for missions in 2017 and 2018 to the International Space Station (ISS), media reported. NASA is considering.. BGR India
At 10:25 a.m. EST on Thursday, January 19th, Students from Oskaloosa and Mt. Ayr Community Schools in Iowa will speak with a NASA astronaut living and working aboard the International Space Station... Source: Wochit Headline News -
The private Californian company SpaceX has successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket. The lift-off will come as a relief to engineers, their first flight since a similar rocket exploded on the launchpad.. Source: Euronews English -
Two astronauts, from the US and France, have taken a long spacewalk to help keep the solar power system functioning on the International Space Station.
For the French astronaut, Thomas Pesquet, this.. Source: euronews (in English) -
Astronauts staying in space for extended periods of time may suffer from vision problems due the constant pressure on the back of the eye, say scientists who suggest that using a vacuum device to lower.. DNA
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The International Space Station (ISS) will soon get an important tool to investigate the Earth's upper atmosphere capable of conducting highly accurate measurements.. Terra Daily
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - - Elon Musk’s SpaceX lost more than a quarter of a billion dollars in 2015 after a botched cargo run to the International Space Station and the subsequent grounding.. Reuters
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Two astronauts floated outside the International Space Station on Friday for a 6-1/2-hour spacewalk to replace aging batteries for the laboratory's solar power system,.. Reuters
Some of the most inspiring events of the year came in December with high hopes for our area in 2017 as the year came to a close. December 1: We read of the pupils of Yarborough Academy in Grimsby who.. Grimsby Telegraph
It normally passes over at Christmas, but this year the International Space Station (ISS) will be flying over Hull over the weekend of New Year. The ISS is a fantastic sight to look out for as it.. Hull Daily Mail
Students from a Derby school will have the rare opportunity to talk to astronauts in space during a trip to Russia.During the six-day trip, the youngsters from St Benedict Catholic Academy will visit.. Derby Telegraph
Keeping the magic of Santa alive for youngsters can be hard.But there's a surefire way in the run up to the big day to 'prove' the big man's existence, with a little help from above.The International.. Stroud Life Also reported by •Gloucester Citizen •Gloucestershire Echo