Russia has sent a humanoid robot to the International Space Station as part of tests on a new rocket that is expected to replace the current launch vehicle. The Soyuz capsule, which typically carries a space crew, blasted off from the Russia-leased launch pad in Kazakhstan carrying the Fedor robot....
Adhir Saiyadh, a ham radio enthusiast from Ahmedabad was trying to get connected with International Space Station in an ongoing video call with his student explaining him how to connect with ISS. He received a response from NASA astronauts on SpaceX Crew Dragon. SpaceX Crew Dragon is the first commercial manned space mission. Speaking on this, Saiyadh said, "I was on video call with a student explaining how to connect to ISS, it was then that I got response."
"We didn't feel the docking. It was just so smooth...in Shuttle, you felt a little bit of a jolt," NASA astronaut Doug Hurley said on Monday after arriving at the International Space Station in SpaceX's Crew Dragon Capsule with colleague Bob Behnken on Sunday.
Credit: Nasa History was made on Saturday, as Nasa launched two astronauts from US soil into space for the first time in nine years, while SpaceX became the first private company to send humans into orbit. On day one at the International space station, Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken gave a press conference with Chris Cassidy, who opened the hatch of the ISS allowing fresh arrivals onboard.
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A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a humanoid robot docked with the International Space Station (ISS) on Monday (August 26), TASS news agency reported, citing a live broadcast. Rough cut (no reporter..