NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough and ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Thomas Pesquet in their eighth spacewalk of the year outside the ISS deployed the new ISS Roll-Out Solar Array (iROSA) on the far end of the left (port) side of the station`s backbone truss structure (P6).
SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft is all set for its second flight to International Space Station (ISS). NASA will launch the Crew-2 from Kennedy Space Center in Florida on April 22.Apr 16, 2021, 16:48 PM IST
Indian-American astronaut Raja Chari is part of NASA's 18 member team who will train for its Artemis moon-landing mission.Dec 10, 2020, 22:44 PM IST
This is how the astronauts have harvested radish crop on the ISS.
Dec 04, 2020, 16:04 PM IST
NASA's 2 Astronauts were in this spacecraftAug 03, 2020, 08:20 AM IST
The homecoming of two astronauts after more than two months at the ISS will mark the first return of a commercially built and operated American spacecraft carrying astronauts from the space station.Aug 01, 2020, 18:01 PM IST
Koch and Meir, clad in white spacesuits and tethered by cords to the station some 254 miles (408 km) above Earth, stepped into outer space at 7:38 am Eastern time (1138 GMT) to replace a faulty power unit designed to help condition energy stored from the station`s solar panels, NASA announced online as it showed live video of the action.Oct 19, 2019, 00:16 AM IST
Scientists and engineers at NASA's Johnson Space Center are developing a way to make use of the mass on board the Orion spacecraft to protect the crew who venture into deep space.Aug 08, 2019, 16:16 PM IST
The first study to demonstrate that astronauts do not experience dizziness or fainting during routine activity after landing, as long as they participate in certain types of exercise training while in flight and receive IV fluids when they return to earth.Jul 22, 2019, 17:36 PM IST
The study is the first to examine the condition called "orthostatic intolerance" during daily activities when the astronauts returned home.Jul 22, 2019, 15:37 PM IST
Astronauts who wish to undertake the nine-month journey from Earth to Mars in the future would be better off sipping red wine during the trip.Jul 18, 2019, 15:48 PM IST
Space shuttle veterans Bob Behnken, 48, and Doug Hurley, 52 are slated for blastoff later this year or in 2020 from Cape Canaveral, Florida.Jun 06, 2019, 10:48 AM IST
Three Indian astronauts will be sent to space for up to seven days by 2022, as part of India's ambitious Gaganyaan project by ISRO, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad announced this evening.Dec 28, 2018, 21:16 PM IST
Expedition 55 Flight Engineers Ricky Arnold and Drew Feustel of NASA successfully completed the fourth spacewalk of the year outside the International Space Station on Thursday, March 29.Mar 30, 2018, 11:24 AM IST
The eventual product will incorporate the wireless sensors into astronaut clothing so that physicians on Earth can also monitor the person?s pulse rate, blood pressure, and joint angles.Feb 26, 2018, 17:29 PM IST
The study was published in the quarterly scientific journal Life Sciences in Space Research.Jan 31, 2018, 18:56 PM IST
The findings raise intriguing questions about the relationship between bone and muscle, especially for humans on Earth dealing with age-related bone and muscle loss.Dec 18, 2017, 14:55 PM IST
Scientists believe that it would shelter astronauts from dangerous radiation and wild temperature swings.Oct 21, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
Researchers have found that apart from the crew - the main source of human-associated bacteria inside the habitat - confinement appears to be the strongest trigger shaping the bacterial community which remains highly dynamic over time.Oct 04, 2017, 18:04 PM IST
The Soyuz rocket carrying Alexander Misurkin of Roscosmos, NASA first-time flyer Mark Vande Hei and his veteran colleague Joe Acaba launched as scheduled from Baikonur at 3:17 am (2117 GMT).