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  • SpaceX Crew Capsule suffers failure in engine test, delay in first manned flight likely
    SpaceSpaceX Crew Capsule suffers failure in engine test, delay in first manned flight likely

    The issue becomes more critical as the failure came at a time when the company hopes to start ferrying astronauts to the International space station by the end of this year under NASA’s "commercial crew program." Now, it looks like the dream is going to get delayed as the company is clueless on what might have caused the issue.

    4 months ago
  • NASA astronauts on Russian Soyuz craft successfully land ISS
    SpaceNASA astronauts on Russian Soyuz craft successfully land ISS

    Good news! A Russian cosmonaut and two NASA astronauts has successfully stepped inside the International Space Station (IIS) from a Russian Soyuz spacecraft, five months after the failed launch of a rocket carrying two of the passengers.

    5 months ago
  • Women's Day special: NASA to conduct all-women spacewalk on March 29
    SpaceWomen's Day special: NASA to conduct all-women spacewalk on March 29

    Happy International Women's Day! To honour women across the globe, NASA has planned to carry out first-all women spacewalk this month. If everything goes as per plan, then on March 29, astronauts aboard the International Space Station will conduct the first all-female spacewalk. Anne McClain and Christina Koch will venture out together about 240 miles above Earth and make history.

    6 months ago
  • Astronauts in ISS could grow beans in 2021
    SpaceAstronauts in ISS could grow beans in 2021

    Growing food in space far away from human civilization is a big achievement achieved by scientists some three years ago. After growing lettuc.e, the crew members in the International Space Station could grow beans in 2021, a new research suggests

    8 months ago
  • NASA astronaut dialed 911, called space police, says not a prank call
    Tech NewsNASA astronaut dialed 911, called space police, says not a prank call

    Besides police stations on the earth, do you know that our astronauts in space too have police assistance? Scientists up in space can make a call from hundreds of miles away from human civilization.

    8 months ago
  • 3 astronauts return home after 197-day space mission
    Space3 astronauts return home after 197-day space mission

    The Christmas celebration at space agencies would be more special as the three astronauts are back home after 197 days in space. Yes, the three members of the International Space Station's Expedition 57 crew have returned to Earth safely after a long space journey.

    8 months ago
  • ISS celebrates 20 years in space: Interesting facts you should know
    SpaceISS celebrates 20 years in space: Interesting facts you should know

    The International Space Station (ISS) successfully completes 20 years now since its launch on Russian rocket. For long time the ISS has collected memorable moments in the history of human's journey to space. The space station was launched as a single cargo module but now it has become one of its kinds orbiting the Earth.

    9 months ago
  • Russia to take off first manned mission to ISS on Dec 3
    SpaceRussia to take off first manned mission to ISS on Dec 3

    Russia space agency is planning to launch its first manned mission to the International Space Station on 3 December. The news has been confirmed by space agency Roscosmos.

    10 months ago
  • Astronauts aboard ISS afraid of aborting space launch
    SpaceAstronauts aboard ISS afraid of aborting space launch

    In the wake of a booster failure that forced a Russian Soyuz spacecraft to make an emergency landing last week, astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) were worried whether their space launch would be cancelled.

    10 months ago
  • NASA probes reason behind space station hole, plans for spacewalk
    SpaceNASA probes reason behind space station hole, plans for spacewalk

    World's prestigious space research organization, NASA, now, is planning to take a spacewalk in the International Space Station (ISS). It is in regard to tamp down speculation that sabotage caused a tiny hole in the side of a Russian module docked at the space station. The problem was discovered last month but the reason behind the mystery is yet to be explored.

    11 months ago